Shooshan Danagoulian

Shooshan Danagoulian

Assistant Professor


313-577-9564 (fax)

FAB 2095

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Shooshan Danagoulian



Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  • Health Economics

    Health Insurance

    Pollution and Health

    Health and Education

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • Ph.D. Cornell University 2014

Selected Publications

“Design and Rationale of a Randomized Trial of a Short Stay Unit in Emergency Department Patients with Acute Heart Failure” with Hannah Fish-Trotter, Sean Collins, Benton Hunter, Xiaochun Li, Phillip D. Levy, Susan Pressler, and Peter S. Pang. Contemporary Clinical Trials Forthcoming.

“Policy of Prevention: Medical Utilization Under a Wellness Plan” Health Economics Forthcoming.

“Taking the Hassle Out of Wellness: Do Peers and Health Matter?” International Journal of Health Economics and Management. 2018; 18(1), 1-23.

“Parental Depressive Symptoms and Children’s School Attendance and Emergency Department Use: A Nationally Representative Study.” with James Guevara, David Mandell, Jacqueline Reyner, and Susmita Pati. Maternal and Child Health Journal, August 2012; DOI 10.1007/s10995-012-1109-5.

“Immigrant Children’s Reliance on Public Health Insurance in the Wake of Immigration Reform.” With Susmita Pati. American Journal of Public Health, November 2008; 98(11): 2004–2010.

Currently Teaching

  • ECO2010 Principles of Microeconomics

    ECO5000 Intermediate Microeconomics

    ECO5550/6550  Economics of Health Care

    ECO5993 Writing Intensive

    ECO4997 Senior Honors Research

    ECO7996 Research in Economics