Postdoctoral Fellow, RWJ Scholars in Health Policy Research Program, School of Public Health.
Postdoctoral Fellow Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Ph.D., John Hopkins University
Colleen Carey's research focuses on federal regulation of health insurance markets. Her dissertation analyzed how federal payments in Medicare Part D affect the strategic behavior of insurers and pharmaceutical firms. Colleen served as a Staff Economist at the Council of Economic Advisers in 2011 and 2012. After completing the Scholars Program, she will join the Department of Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University as an assistant professor.
Sommers, Benjamin D., Thomas Buchmueller, Sandra L. Decker, and Colleen Carey. 2013. "The Affordable Care Act Has Led To Significant Gains In Health Insurance And Access To Care For Young Adults." Health Affairs, 32(1): 165-174. DOI. Abstract.