Professor of Economics and Demography, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

David Bloom is Clarence James Gamble Professor of Economics and Demography at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH), Director of Harvard’s National Institute of Aging Demography Center, and Director of HSPH's Value of Vaccination Research Network. Bloom’s research focuses heavily on population aging, on the value of vaccination, and on the interplay of health, demographics, education, and economic growth and development.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Economics and Demography, Harvard University

Honours

Elected Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; elected member of the Board of Directors of the Population Association of America, and Andrew Carnegie Fellow of the Carnegie Corporation of New York.