Health Economics Day

Event time: 
Monday, February 16, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Event description: 

Once per semester, ISPS Health will host a day devoted to economics.

Sponsored by ISPS Health, this health economics workshop will start at lunch and continue through an optional dinner for speakers.  Presentation of early-stage research is encouraged at this friendly, small, internal venue. 

Please email Amanda Kowalski if you would like a presentation slot.

Past iterations of this event have included topics and speakers such as:

  • Understanding Heterogeneity in the Effects of Birth Weight on Adult Cognition and Wages (Jason Fletcher, Health Policy and Management)
  • Peer effects among hospitalized patients: evidence from roommate assignments (Olga Yakusheva, Health Policy and Management)
  • Gender Imbalance and Social Network Pressures: Parental Health-Compromising Behavior in Rural China (Xi Chen, Health Policy and Management)