Biographical Sketch

Scott E. Harrington, Ph.D. is the Alan B. Miller Professor of Health Care Management, Insurance and Risk Management, and Business Economics and Public Policy and chair of the Health Care Management Department at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. He is also a Senior Fellow with the Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics and an Adjunct Scholar for health policy at the American Enterprise Institute. A former President of both the American Risk and Insurance Association and the Risk Theory Society, he is also a former a Co-Editor of the Journal of Risk and Insurance and has published widely on the economics and regulation of insurance. He conducted research, consulted, or served as an expert for many organizations. He has testified multiple times on insurance regulatory issues before the U.S. House and Senate and numerous state legislative and administrative committees. (Link to C.V.)