Faculty & Staff Directory

Elizabeth Plummer

Accounting Department


  • PhD, University of Texas at Austin
  • MPA, University of Texas at Austin
  • BA, Rice University

Areas of Expertise/Research

  • Federal Taxation
  • Property Taxation
  • Health Care Policy

Selected Publications

  • Socal, Wang, Plummer, Anderson, & Bai. Spending on Dual Over-the-Counter and Prescription Drugs in the Medicare Part D Program. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), December 14, 2023.
  • Wang, Wang, Plummer, Chernew, Anderson, & Bai. Facility Fees at Hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers. JAMA Health Forum, December 15, 2023.
  • Wang, Plummer, Wang, Cram, & Bai. Comparison of Commercial Negotiated Price and Cash Price between Physician-Owned Hospitals and Other Hospitals in the Same Hospital Referral Region. JAMA Network Open, June 23, 2023.
  • Plummer, Letchuman,  Fang, & Bai. Financial Characteristics of Nonprofit Social Welfare Organizations in the US Health Care System. JAMA Health Forum, June 23, 2023.
  • Plummer, Percy, & Bai. 2011-2020 Trends of Premiums, Claims, and Enrollment for Fully-insured Large Group, Small Group, and Individual Health Plans. JAMA Network Open, April 18, 2023.

Honors and Awards

  • Neeley Nominee for Dean's Teaching Award, 2023
  • Bob Vigeland Excellence in Accounting Award, 2023
  • Clark Society Endowed Faculty Award, 2022-2023
  • Graduate Teaching Award - Elective, 2018
  • Maryrose Short Teaching Excellence Award, 2014
  • Graduate Teaching Award - Core, 2013
  • Referee-of-the-Year, National Tax Journal, 2005.
  • University of North Texas: Recognition in Honors Day Convocation, 2005, 2006, and 2007; Mortar Board Top Prof, 2004.
  • University of Georgia: Beta Alpha Psi Outstanding Teacher of the Year, 1995 and 1997.
  • Best Paper Award, Chicago Quantitative Alliance Academic Competition, 1995.