Mustafa Z. Younis, Ph.D.


Mustafa Younis-2

Tenured Professor

Concentration: Health Policy & Management (Health Economics & Finance/Global Health)

Contact Information:
Office Phone 601-979-8823


Institution and Location



Field of Study

Tulane University

New Orleans, LA



Health Economics & Finance

University of Texas

Richardson, TX



Political Economy-Finance

Sull Ross State University

Alpine, TX



International Trade/Management


Research /Professional Interests:

Global Health, Health Economics & Finance

Selected Peer-reviewed Publications

Patrick Richard, Christine Ferguson, Anthony S. Lara, Jennifer Leonard, and Mustafa Younis. 

Disparities in Physician-Patient Communication by Obesity Status. INQUIRY January-December 2014 51: 0046958014557012, first published on November 28, 2014 doi:10.1177/0046958014557012 

Patrick Richard, Darrell J. Gaskin, Pierre K. Alexandre, Laura S. Burke, and Mustafa Younis.  Children’s Emotional and Behavioral Problems and Their Mothers’ Labor Supply. INQUIRY January-December 2014 51: 0046958014557946, first published on December 2, 2014 doi:10.1177/0046958014557946 

Mustafa Younis, Samer Jabr, Abdallah Al-Khatib, Dana Forgione, Michael Hartmann, and Adnan Kisa. A Cost Analysis of Kidney Replacement Therapy Options in Palestine. INQUIRY January-December 2015 52: 0046958015573494, first published on March 11, 2015 .oi:10.1177/0046958015573494  

Samer Hamidi, Sami Shaban, Ashraf A. Mahate, & Mustafa Z Younis, Health Care Reform and the Development of Health Insurance Plans: The Case of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE.  JHCF Spring 2014; Vol 40, No3; PP 47-66

Aliye T. Mosaad and Mustafa Z. Younis  Health Policies and Intervention Strategies JHCF, Spring 2014; Vol 40, No3; PP 86-100

Research Support/Grants

Pilot Study on Export Grant

Selected Service:
   Academic/Campus-based (e.g., serving on committees at department, school and university levels)

Promotion & Tenure Committee (department, school and university levels)

School Curriculum Committee

Department faculty Search Committee



Guest Editor

Guest Editor:

1.   Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management (JPBAFM) Commissioned in Summer, 2004, Issue 4, Volume 19 (2007).

2.   Journal of Health and Human Services Administration (JHHSA). Vol. 32, No. 3, Winter 2009.  

3.   Journal of Public Administration and Management (PAMJi) Commissioned in Summer 2006. Vol. 12,

#1, Vol. 12, # 2, 2007 (Appeared on July, 2008), Vol. 14, #1, March, 2009.  

4.   Aging International, Commissioned in Summer 2009. Forthcoming on Spring 2011. 

5.   Journal of Healthcare Finance (JHCF) Commissioned on Feb, 2011. Expected Publications in Fall

2012 and  2014. 

 6. The Open Pharmacoeconomics & Health Economics Journal, “A peer reviewed Open Access journal" (name changed to Open Medicine) 


American Red Cross -Hurricane Katrina.

Dr. Younis’ CV