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David Weimer

Expert on cost-benefit analysis, policy analysis and health policy

Professor, public affairs and political science College of Letters and Science La Follette School of Public Affairs Work: 608-263-2325 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Cost-benefit analysis: determining efficiency of government programs and policies
  • Health policy: organizational issues such as the role of consumer information and implementation of evidence-based medicine
  • Organ transplantation: governance of rulemaking concerning allocation of transplant organs


  • President, Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis, 2013
  • Past president, Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, 2006
  • Member, National Academy of Public Administration