Steve Parrott
Reader in Health Economics

Profile

Biography

Steve has worked as a health economist in the Department of Health Sciences, and previously the Centre for Health Economics, since 1995. He currently heads the economics of mental health and addiction research and has undertaken many economic evaluations of smoking cessation and alcohol interventions and published extensively in the addiction field.

Qualifications

  • BSc Economics
  • MSc Health Economics

Departmental roles

  • Lead for Economics of Addiction and Mental Health, Mental Health and Addiction Team

Research

Overview

Steve's research interests are in health economics, the economic evaluation of addiction and alcohol, tobacco and illicit drugs.

Projects

Watch Steve talk about the economics of tobacco on a recent clip from the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies 

Research group(s)

Available PhD research projects

  • Alcohol Interventions and Mental Health Populations
  • Economic Evaluation and Addiction

Supervision

Steve is keen to supervise PhDs in the following areas: effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of smoking, drinking and illicit drug interventions.

Teaching

Postgraduate

  • Health Economics Module 

Publications

Full publications list

Contact details

Steve Parrott
Reader in Health Economics

Tel: 01904 32(1381)