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Brigham Walker and Rui Wang, Health Policy Working Group

PhD Students, Economics

Location

Uptown Campus
Lavin-Bernick Center
201-Race Conference Room

Meeting time is 12:00 – 1:00pm. Lunch will be provided. The meeting is open only to members of the Health Policy Working Group.

Event Details

Invitation Only

Event Type: Health Policy Working Group

Sponsored By: Murphy Institute , Center for Public Policy Research

More Information

Two projects will be discussed:

Brig Walker will discuss his project on how BCBS-LA Accountable Care Organizations impact on costs and quality.

Rui Wang will discuss her project on the Impact of BCBS-LA’s Disease Management programs on healthcare expenditures, ER visits, hospitalization days, and medication adherence.

The Murphy Institute

Established in memory of Charles H. Murphy, Sr. (1870-1954), and inspired by the vision of Charles H. Murphy, Jr. (1920-2002), the Murphy Institute exists to help Tulane faculty and students understand economic, moral, and political problems we all face and think about. More important, it exists to help us understand how these problems have come to be so closely interconnected.