Loren Adler is Associate Director of the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy, a partnership between Economic Studies at Brookings and the University of Southern California Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics. His research focuses on a range of topics in health care economics and policy, including insurance markets, provider payment, prescription drugs, Medicare, and the Affordable Care Act. Previously, he served as Research Director for the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget and as a Senior Policy Analyst for the Bipartisan Policy Center. Adler received his bachelor’s degree in mathematical economics from Wesleyan University and his M.S. in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University. Contact him at LAdler@Brookings.edu and find him on Twitter at @LorenAdler.