Category Archives: Health Economics

Glied nominated to Federal Post

From WhiteHouse.gov: Sherry Glied, Nominee for Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health and Human Services Sherry Glied is Professor and Chair in the Department of Health Policy and Management of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. … Continue reading

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PWC Report Out on the Obama Administration

Today, PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Research Institute put out a report entitled. Healthcare policy in an Obama administration: Delivering on the Promise of universal coverage. You can download the report here, and the chart pack here. President-elect Obama has indicated that his administration … Continue reading

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McCain’s Health Care Fact Check

The McCain- Palin Campaign just sent out these little ‘fact-pills.’  (You can click on the pill to take you to the Campaign Website).  It seems in the last week of campaigning, health care is starting to rival the economy as … Continue reading

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New York Times Editorial: The Candidates’ Health Plans

October 28, 2008 Editorial The Candidates’ Health Plans The nation’s health care system is desperately in need of reform — as far too many Americans know from grim, personal experience. In this election, Barack Obama and John McCain are offering … Continue reading

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Sherry Glied: Health Care in the 2008 Election

For a health policy analyst, this year’s election offers a striking illustration of how deeply divided policymakers are in how they view the problems of the health system and the solutions to these problems.  Senators McCain and Obama sometimes seem … Continue reading

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Colloquium Series on Health, Law, and Society

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 … Continue reading

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Health Affairs

In the 9.16.08 Health Affairs, Introduction to Health Economics Professor Sherry Glied has co-authored a piece regarding the candidates’ health care plans.  To down load the entire article; click here. From the abstract…. Senator John McCain’s (R-AZ) health plan would … Continue reading

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