Seminar Series

Health Policy Research Seminar

Spring 2006

January 25
John Ellwood
Introduction
February 1
Rucker Johnson
"AIDS and Prisons"
February 8
Richard Scheffler
"Social Capital and Health"
February 15
Steven Raphael
"The State Children's Health Insurance Program and Job Mobility: Identifying Job-Lock among Working Parents in Near-Poor Households"
February 22
Karen Albright
"Contesting the New York Community: Patriotism, Heroism, and Victimhood after September 11th"
March 1
Seema Jayachandran
"The Effects of Air Pollution on Health and Health Spending: Evidence from Forest Fires"
March 8
Robert Van Houweling
"The Political Logic of a Downsian Space"
March 15
Michael Schwarz
"Towards More Efficient Drug Procurement Mechanisms"
March 22
Jordan Matsudaira
"An Integrated Assessment of the Effects of Title I on School Behavior, Resources, and Student Achievement"
April 5
Alexandra Kalev
"How You Downsize Is Who You Downsize: The Organizational Context of Women's and Minorities' Vulnerability to Layoffs"
April 10
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Princeton University
"Effects of Education on Health"
April 12
Christopher Parker
"On the Meaning and Measurement of Core Values: Does Race Matter?"
April 19
Anthony Chen
"Laboratories of Democracy? The Politics of Fair Employment Practices Legislation in Northern States, 1945-1964"

Tracy Finlayson
"California's Mental Health Services Act: An Opportunity for Transformation"
April 26
RWJ Aspen Rehearsals:
     Seema Jayachandran
     Michael Schwarz
May 3
RWJ Aspen Rehearsals:
     Karen Albright
     Robert Van Houweling
May 10
RWJ Aspen Rehearsals:
     Anthony Chen
     Alexandra Kalev
May 17
RWJ Aspen Rehearsals:
     Jordan Matsudaira
     Christopher Parker
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