Roslyn C. Murray, Ph.D., MPP

Roslyn C. Murray, Ph.D., MPP

Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice

Brown University


Welcome! I am an Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice at Brown University. My areas of expertise include health care spending and private insurance markets. My primary research examines state policies to address commercial health care prices. My research has been published in peer-reviewed journals including Health Affairs, JAMA Health Forum, and The Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law.

I earned a Ph.D. in health policy and economics from the University of Michigan School of Public Health and hold a graduate degree in public policy from Georgetown University.


  • Health economics
  • Health care spending
  • Pricing power in commercial insurance markets
  • Medicare Advantage


  • Ph.D. in Health Services Organization and Policy, 2024

    University of Michigan

  • MPP, 2020

    Georgetown University

  • BA in Human Biology, 2015

    Stanford University

Peer-Reviewed Publications


Georgetown University, McCourt School of Public Policy

Principles of Microeconomics

TA: Summer 2020, Summer 2021, Summer 2022, Summer 2023

Advanced Applied Econometrics

TA: Spring 2021, Spring 2023

Microeconomics II: Market Failures & Public Economics

TA: Spring 2020

Intermediate Microeconomics

TA: Fall 2019