Ellen Green

Asst Professor
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
9020

Biography

Ellen Green is an assistant professor in the School for the Science of Healthcare Delivery in the College of Health Solutions at Arizona State University. She is a health economist with interests in behavioral economics and experimental design. Through a series of laboratory experiments, she evaluates the quantity and quality of healthcare services induced by physician incentive structures. This research has pertinent policy implications among both developed and developing economies and contributes to several literatures including healthcare incentive structures, real-effort experimental design, and intrinsic motivations in contract design. The goal of Professor Green's research is to contribute to the understanding of how incentive schemes and other variables impact the efficacy and efficiency of the healthcare industry. 

Education

Ph.D. Economics, Virginia Tech 2011.

Research Interests

Prof. Green's research focuses on the role of payment structures and other non-monetary motivators in healthcare delivery, a relevant yet poorly understood aspect of the US healthcare system. Through a series of laboratory experiments, Prof. Green evaluates the quantity and quality of healthcare services induced by physician incentive structures. This research has pertinent policy implications among both developed and developing economies and contributes to several literatures including healthcare incentive structures, real-effort experimental design, and intrinsic motivations in contract design.

Courses

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
PBH 402Health Economics
HCD 402Health Economics
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
PBH 402Health Economics
HCD 402Health Economics
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
PBH 201Economics for Health Majors
HCD 402Health Economics
PBH 402Public Health Economics
HCD 494Special Topics
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
HCD 492Honors Directed Study
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
PBH 201Economics for Health Majors
HCD 402Health Economics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
HCD 402Health Economics
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
PBH 201Economics for Health Majors
HCD 402Health Economics
HCD 492Honors Directed Study
HCD 494Special Topics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
HCD 494Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
HCD 494Special Topics
HCD 501Health Stats Tools Health Env
HCD 511Health Econ Policy Payment Mdl
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
HCD 550Capstone: Applied Project