Professor Alan Maynard OBE

Founder of CHE, passed away 2 February 2018

Alan Maynard was a giant in the field of health economics, and one of the University of York’s most influential social scientists.

His ideas inspired numerous major NHS reforms in the 1990s and 2000s and helped shift the focus of health policy making towards quality and outcomes as well as costs and activity.

Alan Maynard photo

Further Information:

CHE news announcement 8th February 2018

Obituary: Professor Alan Maynard OBE

Alan Maynard - the 'Voltaire of Economics'

Maynard Matters - a collection of Alan's works

Obituary in the BMJ

Obituary in Health Economics

Obituary in the Health Service Journal

Obituary by Office of Health Economics
Obituary in The Times (PDF  , 265kb)
Obituary in The Yorkshire Post
Obituary in The Guardian
Goddard M, Bloor K. Alan Maynard: A Sceptical Economist and His View of Health Care and Health Policy. The Political Quarterly 2018;doi:10.1111/1467-923X.12573. Download from Wiley
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