Research at BEA | Authors | Staff Biography

Highfill, Tina
Office of the Chief Economist
(301) 278-9266


  • Ph.D. candidate, Health Services Organization and Research, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • M.A., Applied Economics, Johns Hopkins University, 2008
  • B.A., Economics, Virginia Tech, 2003

Current Areas of Interest

  • Health Services Research
  • Public Health
  • Organizational Theory

Working Papers

Selected Publications

  • "Productivity and Quality of Hospitals that Joined the Medicare Shared Savings Accountable Care Organization Program"
    • with Yasar Ozcan (Virginia Commonwealth University)
    • forthcoming from International Journal of Healthcare Management
  • "Regional Quarterly Report"
    • with David G. Lenze
    • Survey of Current Business 91 (January 2011): 67-74