Professor, Health Economics; Professor, Health Services; Adjunct Professor, Economics
University of Washington
Tel: 206-616-2986 Box: 357630
CSDE Research Areas:
- Environments and Populations
- Health of People and Populations
Anirban Basu is a health economist and a methodologist, who specializes in decision-making, heterogeneity, and evaluations in health care. He is the Stergachis Family Endowed Professor and Director of The Comparative Health Outcomes, Policy, and Economics (CHOICE) Institute at the University of Washington, Seattle. He also holds joint and adjunct appointments in the Departments of Health Services and Economics, and is a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He has taught courses on decision analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis and advanced methods in comparative effectiveness research. He also directs the Program on Health Economics and Outcomes Methodology (PHEnOM) at the University of Washington.