Charles Stoecker, PhD, MA

Associate Professor

Program Director, PhD in Health Policy and Management
JP Morgan Chase Professorship in Health Care Finance
Suite 1900

Education & Affiliations

PhD, Economics, University of California, Davis
MA, Economics, University of California, Davis
BA, Economics, Harvard University


Charles Stoecker is a health economist interested in designing and analyzing policies that affect early life events. Dr. Stoecker's work has explored the impacts of vaccination policy efficiency, air pollution regulation, and health insurance coverage on children's health. His current research focuses on the economics of infectious disease including the impact of the Super Bowl on disease transmission and the links between scope of practice laws and health inequality.

Research Areas

  • Vaccines
  • Infectious diseases
  • Economics

Honors & Awards

  • 2018: Student Government Association Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2014: Kaffee Billah Award for Excellence in Economic Research, CDC
  • 2013: Steven M. Teutsch Prevention Effectiveness Fellowship, CDC


View Dr. Stoecker's publications at his NCBI profile page.


HPAM 6450 Health Economics