Mark V. Pauly

Office Address: 

208 Colonial Penn Center



  • Mark V. Pauly is quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer and Penn LDI Health Policy$ense on rising drug prices in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Mark Pauly of the Wharton School argued in a Philly Inquirer article for compromise over Medicaid redesign. Although work requirements are controversial, according to Pauly their implementation may persuade lawmakers to expand health coverage to the bulk of non-disabled poor working adults. 

  • Mark Pauly and fellow Penn professors have published a book titled "Managing Discovery in the Life Sciences: Harnessing Creativity to Drive Biomedical Innovation,” which explores importing both scientific knowledge and business acumen for launching scientific discovery into a billion dollar market. The book has its origins in the Roy and Diana Vagelos Program in Life Science and Management (LSM), a dual-degree offering by the School of Arts and Sciences and the Wharton School. Read more about the book in a Penn news article here.

Bendheim Professor
Professor of Health Care Management
Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy

Ph.D., Economics, University of Virginia, 1967


  • Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI) Symposium: Mark V. Pauly on Where Does Health Care Go Now?
  • Knowledge@Wharton: Mark V. Pauly on "Does Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Have a Future?"
  • Mark V. Pauly: Conference Health Care Reform in 2015 - What the Research Tells Us