Mark Stabile

Visiting Professor from Toronto/Rotman
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Visiting professor: 2012-2013

Mark Stabile is Founding Director of the School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Toronto and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the Rotman School of Management. He is also a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge Massachusetts and a Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

From 2003-2005 Pr Stabile was the Senior Policy Advisor to the Ontario Minister of Finance where he worked on health, education, and tax policy. He has been a visiting faculty member at Princeton University, the University of Chicago and Columbia University. His recent work focuses on the economics of child health and development, the public/private mix in the financing of health care, and tax policy and health insurance. He has advised the Governments of Canada and Ontario, among others, on health care reform. Mark Stabile is co-editor of Exploring Social Insurance: Can a Dose of Europe Cure Canadian Health Care Finance, published in 2008 by the McGill-Queen’s University Press.

Professor Stabile received his Ph.D. from Columbia University and his BA from the University of Toronto.  His main research and teaching interest are Health Economics, Health Care Financing, Public Finance, and Public Policy.

[update] Paper from his visit: "The Changing Role of Government in Financing Health Care: An International Perspective", (with Sarah Thomson) LIEPP Working Paper n°26, May 2014