Electronic Health Economics Colloquium (EHEC)

Welcome to the official website for Electronic Health Economics Colloquium (EHEC). You can find information about the schedule, view past seminars, find calls for papers, sign up for email list, and read the seminar code of conduct.


The Electronic Health Economics Colloquium (EHEC) is a bi-weekly online health economics seminar series. The goals of EHEC are to share high-quality, new health economics research on a platform that is freely available; maintain and improve communication among health economists during a time of social distancing; and to promote equity in health economics research.


All seminars meet at 2:30 PM EDT 1:30 PM CDT 11:30 AM PDT.

Date: 1/19/2022
Presenter: John Cawley
Moderator: Shooshan Danagoulian
2:30 PM EDT "Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: Impacts on Prices, Purchases, and Consumption"
Date: 2/16/2022
Presenter: Giuseppe Moscelli
Moderator: David Bradford
2:30 PM EDT "The impact of the 2016 Junior Doctor Contract on the retention of trainee doctors within the English NHS"
Date: 3/16/2022
Presenter: Rebecca Myerson
Moderator: Willa Friedman
2:30 PM EDT "Information Gaps and Health Insurance Enrollment: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act Navigator Programs"
Date: 4/20/2022
Presenter: Jonathan Zhang
Moderator: Ezra Golberstein
2:30 PM EDT "The Impact of Disability Income on Health and Economic Well-Being: Evidence from the VA's Disability Compensation Program"
Date: 5/18/2022
Presenter: Jing Li
Moderator: Sayeh Nikpay
2:30 PM EDT "The Effects of Physicians' Financial Transfers from Drug Firms on Prescribing of Physician-Administered Cancer Drugs"

Support or Contact

Contact EHEC by emailing fr4523 (at) or by Twitter @HlthEconSeminar.