Atul Gupta, PhD

atulgup@wharton.upenn.edu

Assistant Professor, Health Care Management, Wharton School

Atul Gupta is an Assistant Professor of Health Care Management at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He joined Wharton in 2017 from Stanford University, where he received his PhD in Economics. He is an applied microeconomist with research interests in health economics, public economics, and industrial organization. 

His current research examines various determinants of productivity in US health care including performance pay for providers, local regulation, the expansion of public insurance programs, and the growing role of managed care.

Prior to Stanford, Dr. Gupta received his MBA at the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad, India and worked as a management consultant at The Boston Consulting Group for several years.

Research