James Lomas
Research Fellow

Profile

Biography

James joined the Team for Economic Evaluation and Health Technology Assessment (TEEHTA) in October 2014. Prior to this he was a PhD student affiliated with the Health, Econometrics and Data Group, supervised by Andrew Jones and Nigel Rice. His thesis was concerned with the assessment of methods for modelling the distribution of healthcare costs. In 2016, Andrew Jones, James Lomas and Nigel Rice were awarded the inaugural Willard G. Manning Memorial Award for the Best Research in Health Econometrics by the American Society of Health Economists (more details here). 

Stata code for implementing some of these methods can be found at this link.

He holds a BA in Economics from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Health Economics from the University of York, and has worked at the OECD and the Department of Health (UK) on summer placements. His PhD was funded by the ESRC and he was a Royal Economics Society Junior Fellow in 2013-2014.

Research

Overview

  • the economic evaluation of health care technologies
  • econometric methods for analysing healthcare costs using regression

Research group(s)

  • Team for Economic Evaluation and Health Technology Assessment (TEEHTA)
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Contact details

James Lomas
Research Fellow
Centre for Health Economics