Health Economics Working Group Events – 2019

Friday, November 15, 2019
3-5pm, Memorial Union, Profile Room–2nd Floor
“Government Advertising in Market-Based Public Programs: Evidence from the Health Insurance Marketplace,”  Naoki Aizawa (UW).
“Multidimensional Health Measurement and Analysis,” John Mullahy (UW).

Friday, October 11, 2019
3-5 pm Memorial Union, Old Madison
Joe Henk will discuss Optumlabs (
New Faculty Showcase:  Lauren Schmitz, Rebecca Myerson, Marietou Ouayogode

Thursday, September 12, 2019
3-4:30 pm Memorial Union, Beefeaters
“Local Access to Mental Healthcare and Crime,” Monica Deza (CDHA Visiting Scholar)

Friday, May 10, 2019
End of Semester Event
3-5 p.m., WID, Room 1260,
Reception begins at 4 p.m. at Steenbocks on Orchard
Discussion with Trevor Sawalish (Children’s Minnesota) about potential collaborations and data availability.
Appetizers/Drinks with Trevor and our new colleague Lauren Schmitz, who will join La Follette in the fall.

Friday, May 3, 2019
3-5 p.m., Memorial Union, Council Room (4th floor)
“Intergenerational Health Mobility,” Katie Jajtner (UW)
“Application of a Longitudinal Matching Algorithm to Clinical Trial Data,” Cornelia Ilin (UW)

Friday, March 29th
3-5pm, Memorial Union Room, Class of 1924 Room (4th Floor)

Jason Fletcher:  Differential Responses to the Minimum Legal Drinking Age Law
Gwyn Pauley:   Medicaid Expansions in WI