Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts
Anne Fitzpatrick an assistant professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts Boston. She received her dual Ph.D. in Economics and Public Policy from the University of Michigan in 2015. Her research interests focus on health care markets of developing countries and the effects of health insurance. She specializes in conducting randomized evaluations aimed at testing proposals to improve health care quality, with the ultimate goal of improving the well-being of individuals worldwide. More recent work uses rigorous econometric techniques to determine how healthcare policies affect individual financial well-being, health, and mortality.
Recent work by Anne Fitzpatrick
Health insurance for families in Nicaragua had a positive impact on parents and their insured younger children, but not on uninsured older children