USC Price School of Public Policy

Glenn Melnick

Glenn Melnick

Blue Cross of California Chair in Health Care Finance

University Gateway 101P
Los Angeles, CA 90089

Phone: (213) 740-6526

Fax: (213) 821-1331

Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Planning/Health Economics

University of Michigan


Health economics, health finance, health care systems, managed care

Biographical sketch

Glenn Melnick, Ph.D., is a world-renowned expert in health economics and finance. Professor Melnick joined the School of Public Administration faculty in 1996. Previously, he served as a faculty member of the UCLA School of Public Health, a consultant at RAND, and an expert witness to the Federal Trade Commission. He has been published in the American Journal of Public Health, Health Affairs, Medical Care, Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, Health Policy Reform: Competition and Controls, and Journal of Ambulatory Care Management. He has been principal investigator for a number of funded projects in Jakarta, Indonesia, and in Taiwan.


    Funded projects