Lordan, Grace

Dr Grace Lordan  


Position held

LSE Health

Department of Social Policy

Lecturer in Health Economics

Experience keywords:

health economics; the economics of risky health behaviours; health and development economics; ethnicity and health outcomes

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I am a health economist working at the Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics. I am working on a number of research areas of which my favourites are racism and health outcomes, recessions and health, and issues pertaining to developing countries.

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Lordan, Grace and Pakrashi, Debayan (2014) Make time for physical activity or you may spend more time sick! Social Indicators Research, 119 (3). 1379-1391. ISSN 0303-8300

Johnston, David W. and Lordan, Grace (2014) Weight perceptions, weight control and income: an analysis using British data Economics and Human Biology, 12. 132-139. ISSN 1570-677X

Johnston, David W. and Lordan, Grace (2014) When work disappears: racial prejudice and recession labour market penalties CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP 1257. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Johnston, David W. and Lordan, Grace and Shields, Michael A. and Suziedelyte, Agne (2014) Education and health knowledge: evidence from UK compulsory schooling reforms CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1297. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.


Frijters, Paul and Johnston, David W. and Lordan, Grace and Shields, Michael A. (2013) Exploring the relationship between macroeconomic conditions and problem drinking as captured by Google searches in the US Social Science and Medicine, 84. 61-68. ISSN 0277-9536

Dolan, Paul and Lordan, Grace (2013) Moving up and sliding down: an empirical assessment of the effect of social mobility on subjective wellbeing CEP Discussion Papers, CEPDP1190. Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Lordan, Grace and Frijters, Paul (2013) Unplanned pregnancy and the impact on sibling health outcomes Health Economics, 22 (8). 903-914. ISSN 1057-9230


Bechtel, Lucy and Lordan, Grace and Rao, D. S. Prasada (2012) Income inequality and mental health: empirical evidence from Australia Health Economics, 21 (S1). 4-17. ISSN 1057-9230

Johnston, David W. and Lordan, Grace (2012) Discrimination makes me sick! An examination of the discrimination–health relationship Journal of Health Economics, 31 (1). 99-111. ISSN 0167-6296

Carmignani, Fabrizio and Lordan, Grace and Tang, Kam Ki (2012) Does donor assistance for HIV respond to media pressure? Health Economics, 21 (SUPPL1). 18-32. ISSN 1057-9230


Lordan, Grace and Quiggin, John C. (2011) Should we put a thin subsidy on the policy table in the fight against Obesity? Forum for Health Economics and Policy, 14 (2). ISSN 1558-9544

Lordan, Grace and Tang, Kam Ki and Carmignani, Fabrizio (2011) Has HIV/AIDS displaced other health funding priorities? Evidence from a new dataset of development aid for health Social Science and Medicine, 73 (3). 351-355. ISSN 0277-9536

Lordan, Grace and Soto, Eliana Jimenez and Brown, Richard P. C. and Correa-Valez, Ignacio (2011) Socioeconomic status and health outcomes in a developing country Health Economics, 21 (2). 178-186. ISSN 1057-9230


Lordan, Grace (2009) Are there treatment variations in triage outcomes across out-of-hours co-ops? Quality in Primary Care , 17 (5). 335-341. ISSN 1479-1064

Lordan, Grace (2009) Considering endogeneity and heterogeneit: a hierarchical random parameters approach to measuring efficiency Applied Economics, 41 (26). 3411-3423. ISSN 0003-6846


Lordan, Grace (2007) What determines a patient’s treatment? Evidence from out of hours primary care co-op data in the Republic of Ireland Health Care Management Science, 10 (3). 283-292. ISSN 1386-9620

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