Nancy Devlin, PhD
Department of Economics, City University, London, UK
Director of Research, Institute of Health Economics, UK
Nancy’s principal areas of research expertise are the measurement and valuation of patient reported health outcomes; the cost effectiveness thresholds used in making judgments about value for money in health care; priority setting in health care; production, performance and efficiency of hospitals; and the determinants of patient choice.
Nancy holds honorary chairs at Cass Business School, London; and in the Economics Department at City University, London. She served as the chair of the Executive Committee of the EuroQol Group from 2011-2014.
Prior to joining OHE in 2009, Nancy was Professor of Economics at City University, where she was Head of the Economics Department and Acting Dean of Social Sciences. She has over 25 years of experience as a researcher and as an advisor to health care organizations, both in the public and private sectors in the UK and internationally.
Nancy was awarded the UK Higher Education Academy prize for outstanding economics lecturer (2004) and was the founder of Health Economics Education (HEe) website. Nancy has published over 100 original peer reviewed journal articles, and co-authored numerous books.