Markus Bjoerkheim is a Post-Doctoral Fellow with the Open Health Project at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. His work focuses on how policy influences healthcare markets, with a particular focus on nursing homes, Medicaid, and Certificate-of-Need.
His work has been featured in academic journals such as The Oxford Review of Economic Policy, and popular outlets including The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.
Dr. Bjoerkheim received his Ph. D. in Economics from George Mason University, and his BS in Economics from James Madison University.