Miranda Yaver – Contributor Profile
Lecturer in Political Science
Dr. Yaver completed her PhD in Political Science at Columbia University with emphases in American Politics and Quantitative Methodology after a BA Political Science (Honors) at the University of California, Berkeley and graduate studies at the University of Virginia. She conducts research on American policy implementation, and the ways that Congress, courts, and agencies interact to shape law and policy over time.
In addition, she conducts research on healthcare policy and the public health consequences of issues tied to the Affordable Care Act and changes to abortion access. Her research has been published in the American Journal of Political Science and the Journal of Law, Economics & Organization, in addition to her blog on the politics surrounding healthcare policy.