Blomquist Glenn


BSc Course: Health Economics

Visiting Faculty

BlomquistGlenn C. Blomquist is the Carl F. Pollard Professor of Health Economics and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. He holds appointments in both the Department of Economics of the Gatton College of Business and Economics and the James W. Martin School of Public Policy and Administration. He is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University, B.A., Ohio State University, M.A., and the University of Chicago, Ph.D. He has been a Visiting Fulbright Scholar at the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga where he taught Health and Public Economics 2007. Currently he is a visiting professor at the Department of Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics. His areas of interest are health economics, environmental economics, urban economics, and public policy. His work deals with valuation of risks to human health and safety, valuation of urban and environmental amenities, benefit cost analysis and public policy.