James W. Henderson, Ben H. Williams Professor in Economics at Baylor University, received his PhD in Economics from Southern Methodist University in 1981. Dr. Henderson has published research on health care issues in journals such as Pharmacoeconomics, Journal of Insurance Regulation, Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Journal of Legal Economics, Journal of Forensic Economics, Journal of Rural Studies, Journal of Regional Science and Health Care Financing Review. CENGAGE publishes his popular text Health Economics & Policy, currently in its 7th edition. His most recent monograph, Health Care for Us All, is available from Cambridge University Press. Current research includes examining the effect of Medicare and Medicaid on opiate use.
An active economic consultant, Henderson provides expert testimony in litigation cases across the country. He has worked with over 50 law firms and businesses over the past 20 years and provided testimony in over 150 cases.
Education & Licenses
BBA, Finance, University of Houston; MA and PhD, Economics, Southern Methodist University