Dr Rebecca Reeve

Senior Research Fellow

Dr Rebecca Reeve joined CSI as a Senior Research Fellow in January 2015. She is passionate about using her skills as an economist and econometrician to improve social outcomes.

Rebecca’s research focusses on vulnerable populations including Indigenous Australians, people at the end of life, people with dementia, people with drug and alcohol problems and vulnerable children. Her work has been published in peer reviewed journals, reports, The Conversation and the mainstream media.

Rebecca was previously employed at the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE), UTS, where she was Program Manager of the centre’s policy evaluation program of research and taught in the postgraduate unit “Introductory Health Economics”. Rebecca has a PhD in Economics from Macquarie University, awarded in 2010. During her PhD studies she was employed as a casual academic at Macquarie University where she taught microeconomics and econometrics.

You can see Rebecca's publications, below, or click through to the UNSW Research Gateway

r.reeve@unsw.edu.au
02 8936 0922

Publications by Dr Rebecca Reeve

Journal articles

Butler K; Reeve R; Arora S; Viney R; Goodall S; van Gool K; Burns L, 2015, ‘The hidden costs of drug and alcohol use on hospital emergency departments’, Drug and Alcohol Review [in press]. 

Luxford K; Axam A; Hasnip F; Dobrohotoff J; Strudwick M; Reeve R; Hou C; Viney R, 2015, 'Improving clinician-carer communication for safer hospital care: a study of the 'TOP 5' strategy in patients with dementia', International Journal for Quality in Health Care, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/intqhc/mzv026

Langton J; Srasuebkul P; Reeve R; Parkinson B; Gu Y; Buckley N; Haas M; Viney R; Pearson S, 2015, 'Resource use, costs and quality of end of life care: Observations in a cohort of elderly Australian cancer decedents', Implementation Science, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13012-014-0148-2

Reeve R; Church J; Haas M; Bradford W; Viney R, 2014, 'Factors that drive the gap in diabetes rates between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in non-remote NSW', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 38, no. 5, pp. 459 - 465, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12211

Reeve R; Bradford W, 2014, 'Aboriginal Disadvantage in Major Cities of New South Wales: Evidence for Holistic Policy Approaches', The Australian Economic Review, vol. 47, no. 2, pp. 199 - 217, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1467-8462.12061

Reeve R; van Gool K, 2013, 'Modelling the Relationship between Child Abuse and Long-Term Health Care Costs and Wellbeing: Results from an Australian Community-Based Survey', The Economic Record, vol. 89, no. 286, pp. 300 - 318, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1475-4932.12044

Reeve RD, 2012, 'Indigenous poverty in NSW Major Cities: a multidimensional analysis', Australian Aboriginal Studies, vol. 1, pp. 19 - 34

Reports

Reeve R; Viney R; Haas M; Cronin P, 2014, Results of the evaluation of immediate costs and consequences of the Optimising Health and Learning Project, Confidential report produced for the Optimising Health and Learning Project

Reeve R; Arora S; Viney R; Goodall S; van Gool K; Knox S; Kenny P; Butler K; Burns L; Conroy E, 2014, Evaluation of NSW Health Drug and Alcohol Consultation Liaison Services, NSW Health

Reeve R; Hou C; Viney R, 2013, Economic Evaluation of TOP 5: Final Report, Confidential report produced for the Clinical Excellence Commission, NSW Health Department

Gough N; Lesjack MS; Reeve R, 2012, The impact of lead and a change in lead guidelines for Broken Hill: Technical appendices supporting the main report, Broken Hill University Department of Rural Health

Hilferty F; Mullan K; van Gool K; Chan S; Eastman C; Reeve R; Heese K; Haas M; Newton BJ; Griffiths M; Katz I, 2010, The Evaluation of Brighter Futures, NSW Community Services? Early Intervention Program: Final Report, Department of Human Services, NSW

Reeve RD, 2004, Voluntary and Involuntary Poverty: An examination of the chief causes of the condition of poverty in Australia, Report produced for St Vincent de Paul Society National Council of Australia during Ronald Henderson Research Foundation internship

Working Papers

Reeve R; Haas M, 2014, Estimating the cost of emergency department presentations in NSW, CHERE, UTS

Reeve R; van Gool K, 2010, The long run impact of child abuse on health care costs and wellbeing in Australia, CHERE, UTS

Other

Gittins R, 2014, We need to be smarter about closing the gap, Sydney Morning Herald

Parker L, 2013, Child abuse a serious economic problem, UTS Newsroom

Attwood A, 2013, Child abuse victims suffer greater long term health costs: study, The Conversation

Reeve R, 2013, The truth is that the effects of child abuse are long-lasting, not just on its victims but on the health system's bottom line, Sydney Morning Herald

Reeve R, 2013, Submission to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. Issue 2: Towards Healing

Horin A, 2012, Child sexual abuse results in long-term health costs - study, Sydney Morning Herald

Theses / Dissertations

Reeve RD, 2010, Indigenous Poverty and Policy Approaches in Urban NSW, PhD Thesis, Macquarie University

Reeve RD, 2004, A comparison of immigration growth and fertility growth as alternative solutions to Australia's ageing population problem, Undergraduate Dissertation, Macquarie University

Conference Presentations

Reeve R; Srasuebkul P; Haas M; Pearson S; Viney R, 2014, 'Utilisation and cost of health services in the last six months of life: a comparison of cohorts with and without cancer', presented at CEPAR Summer Workshop in the Economics of Health and Ageing, Coogee, 31 - 31 January 2014

Reeve R; Butler K; Arora S; Viney R; Burns L; Goodall S; van Gool K, 2014, 'Impact of Consultation Liaison Services on Improving Patient Outcomes & Reducing the Burden of Drug & Alcohol Problems on NSW Hospitals', presented at 2014 APSAD Scientific Conference, Adelaide, 9 - 12 November 2014

Srasuebkul P; Reeve R; Viney R; Haas M; Pearson S, 2014, 'Resource use at the end of life in the last 180 days of life in a cohort of elderly decedents', presented at Sydney Cancer Conference, University of Sydney, 26 - 28 November 2014

Reeve R; Srasuebkul P; Pearson S; Viney R; Haas M, 2014, 'Costs of health care in the last 180 days of life in a cohort of elderly decedents', presented at Sydney Cancer Conference, University of Sydney, 26 - 28 November 2014

Church J; Reeve R; Goodall S; Haas M, 2013, 'Deconstructing the positive feedback loop between depression and obesity: can stressful life events be used as an instrument?', presented at iHEA 9th World Congress on Health Economics, Sydney, 7 - 10 July 2013

Reeve R; Srasuebkul P; Pearson S; Haas M; Viney R, 2013, 'Resource use and costs of cancer care at the end of life', presented at 8th Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 2 - 4 December 2013

Reeve R; Church J; Haas M; Bradford W; Viney R, 2013, 'What factors underpin the diabetes gap in non-remote NSW', presented at World Diabetes Congress, Melbourne, 2 - 6 December 2013

Church J; Goodall S; Norman R; Reeve R; Haas M, 2012, 'Using panel data to inform economic evaluation', presented at ISPOR 5th Asia-Pacific Conference, Taipei, Taiwan, 2 - 4 September 2012

Reeve R; van Gool K, 2012, 'Persistent effects of child abuse in Australia', presented at Australian Institute of Family Studies Conference: Family Transitions and Trajectories, Melbourne, 25 - 27 July 2012

Reeve R; Church J; Haas M; Bradford W; Viney R, 2012, 'What factors underpin the diabetes gap in non-remote NSW', presented at 34th Australian Conference of Health Economists, Darwin, 27 - 28 September 2012

Reeve R; van Gool K; Gu Y, 2011, 'Modelling long run costs of child abuse', presented at CAER 8th Summer Workshop in Health Economics, Coogee, 3 - 4 February 2011

Reeve R; van Gool K, 2011, 'The effect of child abuse on long-term health and wellbeing: evidence from Australia', presented at HSRAANZ Seminar - Mental Health Services Research - Achieving Outcomes in Mental Health Reform, Melbourne University, 15 - 15 August 2011

Reeve R; Cronin P; Goodall S, 2011, 'Measuring the economic impact of early intervention of speech impairment on educational outcomes and wellbeing: a study of the longitudinal study of Australian children', presented at Longitudinal Study of Australian Children Conference, Melbourne, 15 - 16 November 2011

van Gool K; Reeve R; Haas M, 2011, 'The economics of preventing child abuse and neglect: results from an Australian program, Brighter Futures', presented at iHEA 8th World Congress, Toronto, Canada, 10 - 13 July 2011

Reeve R, 2011, 'Lifetime losses: the many costs of child abuse', presented at iHEA 8th World Congress, Toronto, Canada, 10 - 13 July 2011

Cronin P; Reeve R; Goodall S, 2011, 'Modelling the impact of speech and language impairment on educational performance and emotional wellbeing: A study of The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children', presented at iHEA 8th World Congress, Toronto, Canada, 10 - 13 July 2011

Cronin P; Reeve R; Goodall S, 2011, 'Measuring the economic impact of early intervention of speech impairment on educational outcomes and wellbeing: a study of the longitudinal study of Australian children', presented at 7th Health Services and Policy Research Conference, Adelaide, 5 - 7 December 2011

Reeve R; van Gool K, 2010, 'The long run health care costs of child abuse in Australia', presented at 32nd Australian Conference of Health Economists, Sydney, 30 September - 1 October 2010

Reeve R, 2009, 'Indigenous poverty in urban NSW: a multidimensional analysis', presented at AIATSIS National Indigenous Studies Conference, Perspectives on urban life: connections and reconnections, Canberra, 29 September - 1 October 2009

 

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