Ph.D. Business Economics
Harvard University, 2005
Kate Ho is a Professor of Economics at Princeton University and co-director (with Janet Currie) of Princeton’s Center for Health and Wellbeing. She is an elected fellow of the Econometric Society, a research associate of the NBER, an editor at the RAND Journal of Economics, and has served as co-editor at the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy and on the editorial boards of Econometrica, the American Economic Review, the American Economic Journal: Microeconomics and the Journal of Economic Literature. Her research focuses on the industrial organization of the medical care market. She is a recipient of the Frisch Medal from the Econometric Society and the Arrow Award from the International Health Economics Association. Prior to her academic career she spent four years as Private Secretary (Chief of Staff) to the U.K. Minister of State for Health.