Dr. Levy's research interests include the causes and consequences of lacking health insurance, evaluation of public health insurance programs, and the role of health literacy in explaining disparities in health outcomes. Additionally, she is an associate director of the Health and Retirement Study, the Institute for Social Research’s long-running longitudinal study of health and economic dynamics at older ages. She is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and served as a Senior Economist to the President's Council of Economic Advisers in 2010-11. She was also a member of IHPI's inaugural Institute Leadership Team (ILT).
- Ph.D., Economics, Princeton University
- B.A., Mathematics and History, Yale University