Faculty Member In:
Department of Economics
Community Health Policy
Health Care Policy & Regulation
Medical Malpractice Policy
Universal Health Insurance Access
Dr. Kaestner is a Professor in the Institute of Government and Public Affairs and a Professor in the Department of Economics of the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is also a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and serves as a co-editor of the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. Dr. Kaestner's area of expertise are health, labor and social policy. He has authored more than 100 scholarly publications and has been awarded several research grants from the National Institutes of Health.