Helen Levy

Co-Investigator Picture
Health and Retirement Study

Contact Information

3009 ISR
426 Thompson St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: 734.936.4506
Email: hlevy@umich.edu


Princeton University, Ph.D., Economics, 1998
Yale University, B.A. cum laude, Mathematics and History, 1991

Research and Projects

Dr. Levy's research interests include the areas of health economics, public finance and labor economics. Her most recent work explores the financial consequences of poor health for households without health insurance and the determinants of men's and women's occupation choices.

Selected Recent Publications

Leininger, L. and Levy H.. Child Health and Access to Medical Care. The Future of Children, 25(1):65-90 [2015]

Hirth, Richard A., Teresa B. Gibson, Helen G. Levy, Jeffrey A. Smith, Sebastian Calónico, and Anup Das. New Evidence on the Persistence of Health Spending. Medical Care Research and Review: 1077558715572387 [2015]

Levy, Helen, Alexander T. Janke, and Kenneth M. Langa. Health Literacy and the Digital Divide Among Older Americans. Journal of General Internal Medicine: 1-6 [2014]

Mahmoudi, Elham, and Helen G. Levy. How Did Medicare Part D Affect Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Drug Coverage?. Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences [2014]

Nicholas Bagley and Helen Levy. Essential Health Benefits and the Affordable Care Act: Law and Process. Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law 29(2):441-465 [2014]