Hay, Joel W. was born on November 22, 1952 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
Bachelor, Amherst College, 1974. Master of Philosophy, Yale University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1980.
Assistant research professor University Southern California, 1978-1980. Assistant professor University Connecticut, Farmington, 1980-1984, Storrs, 1981-1984. Senior research fellow Hoover Institute Stanford University, California, 1985-1992.
Associate professor and chairman University Southern California, since 1992. Senior policy analyst, Project Health Opportunities for People Everywhere, Millwood, Virginia, 1983-1985. Visiting scholar, Chinese University, Hong Kong, 1990-1991.
Health care advisor, Hungarian Parliament, Budapest, 1991-1992. Technical consultant, Health Care Financing Administration, Baltimore, 1992. Health care task force member, American Heart Association, Washington, 1992.
Drawing upon the explanatory strength of the political economy perspective, this book investigates the development of health care in Hong Kong from 1945 onwards with particular reference to the health care reforms since the mid 1980s.
Author: (book) Health Care in Hong Kong, 1992. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.