The mission of the NBER Center is to develop, coordinate and advance research by economists on health and aging issues. Center research considers the health and wellbeing of people as they age, how health and wellbeing are affected by the changing environment in which people live, and what interventions might be effective in improving health and wellbeing.

Research Areas:
Health Trends and Disparities
Determinants of Health, Well-Being and Longevity
Disability, Health Care and Long-Term Care
Effects of Interventions on Population Health
Health Care Resource Allocation and Productivity
Implications of Health Policy
The Value of Medical Research and Innovation