Pinka Chatterji, PhD
Dr. Chatterji is a health economist whose primary research interest is the economic analysis of mental illness and substance abuse, health disparities, maternal an child health.
- Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University at Albany-SUNY, Albany, NY
- Health Economist, Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research, Cambridge Health Alliance-Harvard Medical School and Instructor, Department of Psychiatry
- Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, and Lecturer, Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University School of Public Health, New York, NY
- PhD, 1998, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health
- Chatterji, P., Joo, H., & Lahiri, K. (2012). Racial/ethnic-and education-related disparities in the control of risk factors for cardiovascular disease among individuals with diabetes. Diabetes Care, 35(2), 305-312.
- Chatterji, P., Joo, H., & Lahiri, K. (2012). Beware of being unaware: Racial/ethnic disparities in chronic illness in the USA. Health Economics, 21(9), 1040-1060.
- Chatterji, P., Lahiri, K., & Song, J. (2012). The dynamics of income-related health inequality among American children. Health Economics, 22(5), 623-629.
- Chatterji, P., & Markowitz, S. (2012). Family leave after childbirth and the mental health of new mothers. The Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics. 15(2), 61-76.
- Ciecierski, C., Chatterji, P., Chaloupka, F.J., & Wechsler, H. (2011). Do state expenditures on tobacco control programs decrease use of tobacco products among young adults? Health Economics, 20(3), 253-72. doi:10.1002/hec.1583