Hope Corman
Professor of Economics and Director of the Health Administration Program Email: corman@rider.edu
Phone Number: 609-895-5559
Department Name:
Department of Finance and Economics
Office Location:
Sweigart Hall 372

Faculty Office Hours

Mailing Address:
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Role: 
Faculty
Title: 
Professor of Economics and Director of the Health Administration Program
Email: 
corman@rider.edu
Phone Number: 
609-895-5559
Department Name: 
Department of Finance and Economics
Mailing Address: 
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Office Location: 
Sweigart Hall 372

Welcome to my Web page:

I'm a Professor of Economics in the Economics Department and am Director of the Health Administration Program here at Rider. In addition, I am a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research in the Health Economics Program. My research in economics focuses on health, crime, and education.

My favorte extra-curricular activity is the Unified Special Olympics Bowling team which pairs Rider students with special athletes. To learn more about my research activities, use the vita link. If you would like a copy of any recent paper, Please email me. To learn more about my courses, Health Adminstration, or Special Olympics bowling please use links below.

Academic Background

  • Ph.D.   City University of New York,  Economics,  1978
  • B.A.   University of Illinois, Urbana,  Liberal Arts (with honors),  1969

Memberships

  • American Society of Health Economists, 2008-2010
  • American Economics Association
  • Committee for the Status of Women in the Economic Profession
  • International Health Economics Association
  • Board Member, Eastern Economic Association

Academic Experience

  • Professor, College of Business Administration, Economics Department, Rider University (1992 - Present), Lawrenceville, New Jersey.
  • Associate Professor, College of Business Administration, Economics Department, Rider University (1988 - 1992), Lawrenceville, New Jersey.

Refereed Articles

  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2014).  Effects of Maternal Depression on Social Interactions.   Eastern Economics Journal, 40, 226-248.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D., & Reichman, N. (2014).  Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Crime.   International Review of Law and Economics, 40, 1-14.
  • Laufey-Asgeirsdottir, T., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2014).  Was the Economic Crisis of 2008 Good for Icelanders? Impact on Health Behaviors.   Economics and Human Biology, 13, 1-19.
  • Averett, S., Corman, H., & Reichman, N. E. (2013).  Effects of Overweight on Risky Sexual Behavior of Adolescent Girls.   Economic Inquiry, 51 (1), 605-619.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., & Das, D. (2013).  Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use of Adult Women.   Economic Inquiry, 51 (1), 653-674.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Curtis, M., & Reichman, N. E. (2013).  Life Shocks and Homelessness.   Demography, 50, 2227-2253.
  • Noonan, K., Corman, H., Schwartz-Soicher, O., & Reichman, N. E. (2013).  Effects of Prenatal Care on Child Health at Age 5.   Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17 (2), 189-199.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N. E., & Schultz, J. (2012).  Effects of Financial Insecurity on Social Interactions.   Journal of Socio-Economics, The, 41 (5), 574-583.
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. E., & Corman, H. (2012).  Effects of Welfare Reform on Education Acquisition of Adult Women.   Journal of Labor Research, 33 (2), 251-282.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Schwartz-Soicher, O., & Reichman, N. E. (2011).  Life Shocks and Crime: A Test of the Turning Point Hypothesis.   Demography, 48, 1177-1202.
  • Dave, D., Reichman, N., Corman, H., & Das, D. (2011).  Effects of Welfare Reform on Vocational Education and Training.   Economics of Education Review, 30 (6), 1399-1415.
  • Reichman, N., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Schwartz-Soicher, O. (2010).  Effects of Prenatal Care on Maternal Postpartum Behaviors.   Review of Economics of the Household, 8 (2), 171-197.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2010).  Effects of Child Health on Housing in the Urban U.S.   Social Science and Medicine, 71 (12), 2049-2056.
  • Noonan, K., Carroll, A., Reichman, N., & Corman, H. (2010).  Mental Illness as a Risk Factor for Uninsurance Among Mothers of Infants.   Maternal and Child Health Journal, 14 (1), 36-46.
  • Averett, S., Corman, H., & Reichman, N. E. (in press, 2010).  Effects of Overweight on Risky Sexual Behavior of Adolescent Girls.   Economic Inquiry.

Presentation of Refereed Papers
International

  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, July). Effects of Maternal Depression on Family Food Insecurity.   International Health Economics Association, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Corman, H., Curtis, M., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, June). Maternal Depression and Housing Outcomes.   International Health Economics Association, Los Angeles, California.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, April). Effects of Maternal Depression on Family Food Insecurity.   University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.
  • Corman, H. (2013). Alcohol Consumption and Crime in New York City with Naci Mocan.   Western Economic Association International, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Corman, H. (2013). Effect of Welfare Reform on Women's Crime with Dhaval Dave and Nancy Reichman.   Western Economic Association International, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D., & Reighman, N. E. (2013, October). Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Crime.   Transatlantic Workshop on the Economics of Crime, Frankfurt, Germany.
  • Corman, H. & Mocan, N. H. (2013, March). Alcohol Consumption, Deterrence and Crime in New York City.   Western Economic Association International Biennial Pacific Rim Conference, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2012, October). Effects of Postpartum Depression on Social Interactions.   Workshop on Social Capital and Health, Padova, Italy.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2011, July). Health Shocks and Homelessness.   International Health Economics Association, Toronto, Canada.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D., & Reichman, N. (2010). Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Illicit Drug Use.   International Society for the Study of Drug Policy, Santa Monica, California.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N. E., & Schultz, J. (2010, September). Financial Insecurity, Social Interactions, and the Potential Role of Mental Health.   Workshop on Social Capital and Health, Oslo, Norway.

National

  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, June). Effects of Maternal Depression on Family Food Insecurity.   American Society of Health Economists, Los Angeles, California.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, May). Effects of Maternal Depression on Family Food Insecurity.   Population Association of America, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Corman, H., Curtis, M., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, April). Maternal Depression and Housing Outcomes.   Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Corman, H. (2013). Effects of Postpartum Depression on Relationship Status w/ Kelly Noonan and Nancy Reichman.   Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Corman, H. (2013). Mental Health Shocks and Housing Insecurity with Marah Curtis, Kelly Noonan and Nancy Reichman.   Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2013, April). Effects of Postpartum Depression on Parents' Relationship Status.   Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Asgeirsdottir, T., Corman, H., Noonan, K., Olafsdottir, T., & Reichman, N. (2012). Are Recessions Good for Your Health Behaviors.   National Bureau of Economic Research Health Program Meeting, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Asgeirsdottir, T., Corman, H., Noonan, K., Olafsdottir, T., & Reichman, N. (2012). Are Recessions Good for Your Health Behaviors.   American Society of Health Economists, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2012). The Effects of Family Health Shocks on Children’s' Economic Hardship: The Case of Homelessness.   Population Association of America, San Francisco, California.
  • Corman, H. & Mocan, N. (2011). Effects of Alcohol Control Policies on Crime: A Time-Series Analysis.   American Society of Health Economists, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2011, May). Health Shocks and Homelessness.   National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2011, April). Health Shocks and Homelessness.   Population Association of America, Washington, District of Columbia.
  • Noonan, K., Corman, H., Schwartz-Soicher, O., & Reichman, N. (2011, February). Effects of Prenatal Care on Child Health at Age 5.   American Society of Health Economists, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Reichman, N., Corman, H., Dave, D., & Das, D. (2011). Women and Drug Crime: The Role of Welfare Reform.   Population Association of America, Washington, District of Columbia.
  • Reichman, N., Corman, H., Dave, D., & Das, D. (2011). Women and Drug Crime: The Role of Welfare Reform.   American Economic Association, Denver, Colorado.
  • Averett, S., Corman, H., & Reichman, N. (2010). Effects of Overweight on Risky Sexual Behavior of Adolescent Girls.   American Society of Health Economists, Ithaca, New York.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D., & Reichman, N. (2010, June). Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Illicit Drug Use.   American Society of Health Economists, Ithaca, New York.
  • Noonan, K., Corman, H., Schwartz-Soicher, O., & Reichman, N. (2010, June). Effects of Prenatal Care on Child Health at Age 5.   American Society of Health Economists, Ithaca, New York.
  • Reichman, N., Corman, H., Dave, D., & Das, D. (2010, November). Women and Drug Crime: The Role of Welfare Reform.   Southern Economic Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

Regional

  • Corman, H., Curtis, M., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, November). Maternal Depression and Housing Outcomes.   Southern Economic Association, Tampa, Florida.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2014, March). Effects of Maternal Depression on Family Food Insecurity.   Eastern Economic Association, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Corman, H. (2013). Effects of Postpartum Depression on Relationship Status.   Eastern Economic Association, New York, New York.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2013, May). Effects of Postpartum Depression on Parents' Relationship Status.   Eastern Economic Association, New York, New York.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. (2013, March). Effects of Postpartum Depression on Parents' Relationship Status.   University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire.
  • Corman, H. (2012). Alcohol Consumption, Alcohol Regulation and Crime w/ Naci H. Mocan.   Southern Economic Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Reichman, N., Corman, H., & Dave, D. (2012). Women and Crime: The Role of Welfare Reform.   Eastern Economic Association Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Reichman, N. E., Corman, H., Dave, D., & Das, D. (2011, February). Effects of Welfare Reform on Vocational Education and Training.   Eastern Economic Association Conference, New York, New York.
  • Reichman, N. E., Corman, H., Dave, D., & Das, D. (2010, November). Effects of Welfare Reform on Vocational Education and Training.   Southwestern Economics Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

Presentation of Non-Refereed Papers
International

  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2011, March). Health Shocks and Homelessness.   University of Iceland Seminar Series, Reykjavik, Iceland.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2010, July). Effects of Child Health on Housing in the Urban U.S.   University of Canterbury, Melbourne, Australia.

National

  • Reichman, N. E., Corman, H., Dave, D., & Das, D. (2011, June). Effects of Welfare Reform on Vocational Education and Training.   Welfare Research and Evaluation Conference, Washington, District of Columbia.

Research Grants
Funded

  • 2013 [Year 1 of 3]: Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E., Family Health Shocks and Young Children's Food Insecurity, University Of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research.
  • 2010 [Year 1 of 3]: Corman, H. & Mocan, N., Effects of Alcohol Control Policies on Violent Crime: A Time-Series Analysis, Principal Investigator, GOV-National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism (NIAAA).

Papers Under Review

  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N., & Schultz, J. (2011). "Financial Insecurity, Social Interactions, and the Potential Role of," Initial submission to Journal is not in list - being petitioned.
  • Noonan, K., Corman, H., Schwartz-Soicher, O., & Reichman, N. E. (2010). "Effects of Prenatal Care on Child Health at Age 5," Initial submission to Maternal and Child Health Journal.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D., & Reichman, N. (2010). "Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Illicit Drug Use," Revision under 3rd review to Economic Inquiry.

Working Papers

  • Corman, H. & Mocan, N. (2011). "Effects of Alcohol on Crime in New York City" targeted for Journal Of Urban Economics.
  • Curtis, M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., & Reichman, N. E. (2011). "Health Shocks and Homelessness" targeted for Journal Of Urban Economics.

Honors/Awards
Awards 

  • 2010:  Dominic Iorio Faculty Research Award Rider University
  • 2008:  Unified Special Olympics Bowling Team Program of the Year Award Mercer County Special Olympics
  • 2003:  Nancy Gray Award
  • 1995:  Woman of the Year Award Sadie Ziegler-Bernice Gee Rider University
  • 1991:  Dean's Award of Special Recognition

Honors

  • 2001:  American Economic Research Association Grantee
  • 2000:  American Economic Research Association Grantee
  • 2000:  Davis Fellowship
  • 1999:  American Economic Research Association Grantee
  • 1998:  Davis Fellowship
  • 1995:  Jesse H. Harper Professorship
  • 1992:  SBA-APC Course load Reduction