Health Economics Workshop with Keith Ericson, PhD (co-hosted by Wharton's Health Care Management Dept. and the Penn Economics Dept.)

Date: 
September 21, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:20 PM
Title: 
Associate Professor of Markets, Public Policy, and Law and Faculty Research Fellow
Affiliation: 
Boston University School of Management and National Bureau of Economic Research
Speaker Biographies: 

Keith M. Marzilli Ericson is an Associate Professor of Markets, Public Policy, and Law at the Boston University School of Management, and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He has a PhD in Economics from Harvard University. Professor Ericson’s research has examined health care markets, such as the Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange and Medicare Part D. He has shown how pricing regulation interacts with imperfect competition, and how health insurers use dynamic pricing strategies. His recent work has studied how product standardization affects choice on insurance exchanges and how mandates to purchase insurance affect behavior.

Location: 
Colonial Penn Center Auditorium, 3641 Locust Walk

This event is free and open to the public, but please register.