Theodore J. Joyce
Professor of Economics and Finance
and Academic Director of the Baruch MBA Program in Healthcare Administration and Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
BA University of Massachusetts Education 1976 PhD CUNY Graduate Center Economics, fields in Labor and Health 1985
Areas of Expertise:
Economics of Health and Health Care Policy
Joyce, Theodore. 2011. “The Supply-Side Economics of Abortion.” New England Journal of Medicine 365(16):1466-1469.
Colman, Silvie and Ted Joyce. 2011. “Regulating Abortion: Impact on Patients and Providers in Texas." Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 30(4):775-797. Winner of the Raymond Vernon Memorial Price for the best research article in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management in 2011
Joyce, Ted 2010. “Parental Consent and the Judicial Bypass Option in Arkansas: Effects and Correlates.” Perspectives on Sex and Reproductive Health. 42(3):168-175.
Joyce, Ted. 2010. “Abortion and Crime: A Review. In The Handbook of the Economics of Crime. Bruce Benson and Paul Zimmerman, eds. (New York: Edward Elgar) pp. 452-487.
Chou, Shin-Yi, Liu, Jin-Tan, Grossman, Michael and Ted Joyce. 2010 “Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan.” American Economics Journal: Applied Economics. 2(1):33-61.
Joyce, Ted. 2009. “A Simple Test of Abortion and Crime.” Review of Economics and Statistics. 91(1):112-123.
Colman, Silvie, Joyce, Ted and Robert Kaestner. 2008. “Misclassification bias in the evaluation of parental involvement laws: a minor oversight with a major impact.” American Journal of Public Health. 98(10):1881-1885.
Joyce, Ted, Racine, Andrew and Cristina Yunzal-Butler. 2008.“Reassessing the WIC effect: Evidence from the Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillance System.” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.27(2):277-303.
Joyce, T, Kaesnter, R. and S. Colman. 2006. "Changes in Abortions and Births and the Texas Parental Notification Law." New England Journal of Medicine. 354(10):1031-1038.
Ph.D. Program in Economics – Executive Committee 2004-present
Middle States Re-accreditation Committee – Faculty 2008
Co-Chair, College Committee on Excellence in Teaching and Learning, 2005
Academic Director, Baruch/Mt. Sinai MBA Program in Health Care Administration, 1998-present.
Editorial Board, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2010 – present
Co-Editor, Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2007 – 2010
Awards, Honors, etc.:
First Recipient of the Sidney Lirtzman Award for Excellence in Research, Teaching & Service, 2005
Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarship, 1994, 2008
Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2003
Principle Investigator. “Effect of New WIC Food Packages on Breastfeeding and Food Package Choices.” United Stated Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Research Program to the National Bureau of Economic Research, $ 197,696, July 21, 2011 to September 30, 2013
Principal Investigator. “Changes in Teen Fertility Before and After Roe v. Wade.” From the National Institute on Child Health and Human Development to the Research Foundation of the City University of New York. $164,378. From April 1, 2010 to March 31, 2012 .
Co-Principal Investigator (with Silvie Colman). “Laws restricting access to reproductive health services and prevalence of STDs among minors.” From the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Research Foundation of the City University of New York. $149,397. From December 1, 2009 to June 1, 2011.