Dr. Herb Emery
Svare Professor in Health Economics, Department of Economics, University of Calgary
Dr. Herb Emery is the Svare Professor in Health Economics, jointly appointed to the Departments of Economics and Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary. Dr. Emery has a PhD in Economics from the University of British Columbia and has been a member of the Department of Economics at the University of Calgary since 1993. His research is best described as contributing to the areas of health care finance and economic incentives. His published research has dealt with subjects that are relevant to the fields of health economics, labour economics, and to the literature on the rise and fall of social spending.