Columbia Law School
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Case Lounge, 7th Floor
Columbia Law School (Jerome Greene Hall)
116th Street and Amsterdam Avenue
Health Economics and Health Care Reform
Sherry Glied, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Dept. of Health Policy and Management
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
Lunch will be served at 12 noon. Presentation begins at 12:15 p.m.
This talk will consider the underlying economic issues that make health care exceptional from a public policy and regulatory perspective. It will then evaluate health care reform proposals in light of these characteristics.