Sharon K. Long
Sharon Long, a senior fellow in the Health Policy Center at the Urban Institute, is an applied economist with over 25 years of experience conducting timely research on health care issues, including work addressing state and national health reform. Dr. Long was recently awarded AcademyHealth's 2012 Health Services Research Impact Award for her research evaluating the impacts of health reform in Massachusetts. While Dr. Long has spent most of her career at the Urban Institute, she was a Professor in the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota from 2010 to 2012, where she worked with states on health reform issues as a senior economist at the State Health Access Data Assistance Center (SHADAC). Dr. Long holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Publications by Sharon K. Long
What Difference Does Medicaid Make? Assessing Cost Effectiveness, Access, and Financial Protection under Medicaid for Low-Income Adults (Research Report)
Teresa A. Coughlin, Sharon K. Long, Lisa Clemans-Cope, Dean Resnick
Developing Subannual Estimates of Health Insurance Coverage from the American Community Survey: Challenges and Promising Next Steps (Research Report)
Robert Santos, Sharon K. Long, Dean Resnick, Douglas A. Wissoker, Genevieve M. Kenney, Kathleen Call
Reaching the Remaining Uninsured in Massachusetts: Challenges and Opportunities (Research Report)
Sharon K. Long, Dana Goin, Victoria Lynch
Coverage, Access, and Affordability under Health Reform: Learning from the Massachusetts Model (Research Report)
Sharon K. Long, Karen Stockley, Kate Nordahl
Will the Affordable Care Act Be a Job Killer? (Policy Briefs/Health Policy Briefs)
Lisa Dubay, John Holahan, Sharon K. Long, Emily Lawton
The HealthPolicyCenter.Org site contains papers and publications dating back to the year 2000. For older work by the Center's staff, please visit the main Urban Institute site, www.urban.org.