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Inas Kelly - Loyola Marymount University. Los Angeles, CA, US

Inas Kelly Inas Kelly

Associate Professor of Economics | Loyola Marymount University


Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts


Inas Kelly is an applied microeconomist at Loyola Marymount University, a research associate in the Health Economics program at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), and a Fellow at USC’s Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics. Her primary fields are health economics, labor economics, and public policy. She was Co-Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed Elsevier journal Economics and Human Biology from January 2013 to January 2018 and is Co-Editor of the Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology.

Education (1)

City University of New York Graduate Center: PhD, Economics 2004

Areas of Expertise (4)

Applied Microeconomics Labor Economics Health Economics Public Policy

Affiliations (2)

  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research
  • Fellow, Schaeffer Center, University of Southern California

Articles (8)

Earnings Gaps for Conspicuous Characteristics: Evidence from Indonesia Southern Economic Journal

Ahsan, Md Nazmul; Kelly, Inas R.

Forthcoming, Available online August 10, 2018

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The Shock of Falling Among Older Americans The Journal of the Economics of Ageing

Kelly, Inas R.

Forthcoming, Available online June 9, 2017

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Nutrient Intake: A Cross-National Analysis of Trends and Economic Determinants Social Science and Medicine

Dave, Dhaval; Doytch, Nadia; Kelly, Inas R

158: 158-167, June 2016

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The Impact of Early Occupational Choice on Health Behaviors Review of Economics of the Household

Kelly, Inas R.; Dave Dhaval; Sindelar, Jody; Gallo, William

12(4): 737-770, December 2014

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Who Pays the Bar Tab? Beer Consumption and Economic Growth in the U.S. Economic Inquiry

Cesur, Resul; Kelly, Inas R.

52(1):477-494, January 2014

The Benefits of Breastfeeding Across the Early Years of Childhood Journal of Human Capital

Belfield, Clive; Kelly, Inas R.

6(3): 251-277, Fall 2012

Exposure to Food Advertising on Television: Associations with Children's Fast Food and Soft Drink Consumption and Obesity Economics and Human Biology

Andreyeva, Tatiana; Kelly, Inas R; Harris, Jennifer

9(3): 221-233, July 2011

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