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Rajendra Dulal, Health Policy Working Group

Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Tulane University

Trade-Offs Between Quality Improvement and Cost Reduction in Nursing Homes

This Event is by Invitation Only



Race Room (201), Lavin-Bernick Center, Uptown Campus


Meeting time is 3:30– 4:30pm. Refreshments will be provided. The meeting is open only to members of the Health Policy Working Group.

About the Speaker

Rajendra Dulal completed his Ph.D. in health economics from Wayne State University in 2016, and an M.S. in applied physics from UMass – Boston in 2010. Before joining Tulane University, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University. Dr. Dulal’s research areas are health economics and environmental economics. Within health economics, he is interested in cost of care, quality of care, and health policy. In environmental economics, his research interests lie in green economy and environmental/public health.

His research has been published in journals such as Futures and Health Care Management Science. He works as a referee for PLOS ONE, The Scientific Pages of Health Care, and The Scientific Pages of Nursing.

Filed under: The Center for Public Policy Research, Health Policy Working Group