Professional Bio & CV
My interests and experience includes health economics, health policy, program evaluation, substance abuse research, alternative health care delivery systems, pharmaco-economics, human resource economics, and the economics of crime. I have been principal investigator or project leader on numerous research grants with the National Institutes of Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and several state agencies.
I am currently editor of the Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics; on the editorial boards for Health Services Research, Evaluation and Program Planning, and Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment; and I serve on several research advisory boards for universities, national and international companies, government agencies, and health care organizations. I have published over 170 peer-reviewed scholarly articles in a variety of multidisciplinary professional journals including Addiction, Addictive Behaviors, Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, American Journal of Health Promotion, American Journal of Public Health, Annals of Emergency Medicine, Applied Economics, Benefits Quarterly, Cancer Practice, Contemporary Economic Policy, Criminology, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Eastern Economic Journal, Economic Inquiry, Economics of Education Review, Economics and Human Biology, Employee Assistance Quarterly, Evaluation and the Health Professions, Evaluation and Program Planning, Evaluation Review, Health Economics, Health Services Research, Implementation Science, Industrial Marketing Management, Industrial Relations, Journal of Addictive Diseases, Journal of Adolescent Health, Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, Journal of Employee Assistance Research, Journal of Experimental Criminology, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Health and Social Behavior, Journal of Health and Social Policy, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Internal Medicine, Journal of Maintenance in the Addictions, Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, Journal of Occupational Medicine, Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, Journal of Public Health Policy, Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Journal of Research on Adolescence, Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, Labour Economics, Justice Quarterly, LABOUR: Review of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations, Law and Policy, Medical Care, Medical Care Research and Review, Monthly Labor Review, Population Health Management, Public Health Reports, Risk Analysis, Social Science and Medicine, Social Science Quarterly, Social Science Research, Sociological Inquiry, Substance Abuse, Substance Use and Misuse, Southern Economic Journal, Telemedicine and e-Health, The Gerontologist, and The Prison Journal.