The Academic Health Economists’ Blog exists to provide an online presence for the discussion of issues and developments in health economics. We provide a place where people can present their views, opinions, ideas, and takes on current affairs from the perspective of health economics. The site has a simple aim; to promote healthy debate in the field, with a sharing of ideas.


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Who’s who




Our post categorisations are taken from Wagstaff and Culyer’s (2012) bibliometric analysis of health economics.

Thanks to all of our patrons who support us through Patreon: Haitham Tuffaha, David Parkin, Paula Lorgelly, James Shearer, Mark Monahan, Peter Sivey, Laz Andronis, Brent Gibbons, Anthony Culyer, James Lomas, Colman Taylor, Dan Howdon, Claire Beecroft, Karen Bloor, Jeff Round, Ian Cromwell, Gabriela Gomez, Alastair Canaway, Sandy Tubeuf, Matt Sutton, Angela Devine.

Publishing statement

The Academic Health Economists’ Blog (ISSN 2514-3441) is published by C. Sampson in London, United Kingdom.