Bryce Ward, Health Care Director/Associate Director
Bryce Ward, PhD., is Associate Director at the Bureau of Business and Economic Research and Director of the Bureau’s Health Care Research Program. Bryce has a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University and a B.A. in Economics and History from the University of Oregon. Bryce’s areas of expertise include econometric analysis and applied microeconomics -- including health economics, labor economics, urban and regional economics, public finance, and environmental and natural resource economics. Prior to joining the Bureau, Bryce spent nine years providing expert testimony and policy analysis as a Senior Economist at ECONorthwest, a Portland, OR based consulting firm. He has taught courses in microeconomic theory, econometrics, labor economics, public finance, environmental and natural resource economics, and social economics at Harvard University, Lewis and Clark College, the University of Oregon, and Portland State University.