World Economics Authors

David Canning

David Canning is Professor of Economics and International Health at Harvard University. He has a PhD in economics from Cambridge University and has held faculty positions at the London School of Economics, Cambridge University, Columbia University, and Queen’s University Belfast. He has carried out extensive research on the impact of health improvements and demographic change on economic performance and served as a member of Working Group One of the World Health Organization’s Commission on Macroeconomics and Health.