Director of the Centre for Health Economics, Monash University

Professor Anthony Harris is Director of the Centre for Health Economics at Monash University.. He has been closely involved in the application of health economics to health technology assessment and runs a multidisciplinary health technology research team. He has published widely in health economics and particularly in the area of health services decision making and modelling the economics of the Australian health care system that uses a range of microeconomic and microeconometric models to simulate policy issues in health care finance. His most recent work has focussed on the link between health, health care utilisation and labour outcomes with policy simulations on the mix of public and private finance, as well as the impact of epidemics on the economy and health care system.

Experience

  • 2009–present
    Professor and Director of the Centre for Health Economics, Monash University