Helen G. Levy

Helen G. Levy
Co-Investigator, Health and Retirement Study

Contact Information

3460 ISR
426 Thompson St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: 734.936.4506
Email: hlevy@umich.edu

Education

Princeton University, Ph.D., Economics, 1998
Yale University, B.A. cum laude, Mathematics and History, 1991

Research and Projects

Dr. Levy's research interests include the areas of health economics, public finance and labor economics. Her most recent work explores the financial consequences of poor health for households without health insurance and the determinants of men's and women's occupation choices.

Selected Recent Publications

Levy HG. The long-run prevalence of food insufficiency among older Americans. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy. 2022;44(2):575-590. doi:https://doi.org/10.1002/aepp.13229.
Levy HG. The Long-Run Prevalence of Food Insufficiency among Older Americans. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy. 2022;44(2):575-590. doi:10.1002/aepp.13229.
Tipirneni R, Levy HG, Langa KM, et al. Changes in Health Care Access and Utilization for Low-SES Adults Age 51-64 after Medicaid Expansion. The Journal of Gerontology: Series B. 2021;76(6):1218-1230. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbaa123.
Kullgren JT, Cliff EQ, Krenz C, et al. Use of Health Savings Accounts Among US Adults Enrolled in High-Deductible Health Plans. JAMA Network Open. 2020;3(7):e2011014. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.11014.
Levy HG. The Risk of High Out-of-Pocket Health Spending among Older Americans. Ann Arbor, MI: Michigan Retirement and Disability Research Center, University of Michigan; 2020.