No divorce in Missouri while pregnant

from Market Design at on July 31, 2022 at 01:36PM The post-Roe change in the availability of abortions will have many consequences, not all of them obvious.  It may prevent some divorces in Kansas. The Kansas City Star has the story: Women in Missouri can’t get a divorce while pregnant. Many fear what this […]

Office of Health Economics on Twitter: “Each year we offer 2 students the opportunity to join our …

from Google Alert at on July 30, 2022 at 06:45AM Each year we offer 2 students the opportunity to join our team alongside a part-time MSc in health economics at City, University.


from Healthcare Economist at on July 29, 2022 at 11:44PM Rare disease burden 10x standard disease. The value of empathy. ACA and political adverse selection Are HDHPs obsolete? Are too many antibiotics prescribed due to fear of malpractice?

Strategies for Maximizing Policy Impact

from AcademyHealth Blog at on July 29, 2022 at 04:55PM Strategies for Maximizing Policy Impact Panelists at the 2022 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM), including moderator Dr. Claire Brindis of the University of California, San Francisco, Drs. Arrianna Marie Planey, Kellan Baker, Janet Coffman, and Abdul Shaikh spoke about the various ways health service […]

Against patents, again (3)

from Econsalut at on July 29, 2022 at 12:08PM  Patent Politics. Life Forms, Markets, and the Public Interest in the United States and Europe Comparing battles over patents on animals, human embryonic stem cells, human genes, and plants in the United States and Europe, she shows how political culture, ideology, and history shape patent […]

Against patents (2)

from Econsalut at on July 29, 2022 at 12:08PM  Medical Monopoly. Intellectual Property Rights and the Origins of the Modern Pharmaceutical Industry Medical Monopoly combines legal, medical, and business history to offer a sweeping new interpretation of the origins of the complex and often troubling relationship between the pharmaceutical industry and medical practice today. […]