M. Kate Bundorf is an Associate Professor of Health Policy at the Stanford University School of Medicine and a Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economics and Policy Research, and a Research Associateat the National Bureau of Economic Research. She received her M.B.A. and M.P.H. degrees from The University of California at Berkeley and her Ph.D. from The Wharton School. She was a Fulbright Lecturer and Visiting Professor at Fudan University School of Public Health in Shanghai, China in 2009 and 2010. Her research, which focuses on health insurance and health care provider markets, has been published in leading economics and health policy journals and has received funding from the U.S. National Institutes of Health, the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation,the National Institute for Health Care Management and the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute. She received the 13th Annual Health Care Research Award from The National Institute for Health Care Management in 2007 and was a finalist for the award in 2013. She is a co-editor the Journal of Health Economics and the International Journal of Health Economics. She has served on the Panel of Health Advisors for the Congressional Budget Office and the Technical Review Panel for the Medicare Trustees Report.