NBC News Publishes Ku’s Predictions for Impacts of the American Health Care Act

On the day that Professor Leighton Ku and his GW Health Policy and Management team published their predictions for the economic consequences of the American Health Care Act, NBC News published them.  

The piece included Ku’s observations that “the AHCA would initially cause a brief spurt of economic growth from tax cuts, which primarily help those with high incomes…. however, cuts in funding for Medicaid and health subsidies then begin to deepen, triggering sharp job losses and broad disruption of state economies in the following years.”

HPM Comparative Health Policy Discussion Features Olivier Bogillot

Olivier Bogillot, PhD, Sanofi and former Deputy Advisor for Healthcare and Social Affairs, Presidency of the French Republic, was a featured speaker at an HPM Comparative Health Policy Discussion Seminar, "Improving Healthcare Delivery and Payment – French and American Approaches."

Lorens Helmchen Joins International Journal of Health Economics and Management Editorial Board

Associate Professor Lorens Helmchen has joined the editorial board of the International Journal of Health Economics and Management. The journal focuses on health care systems and the behavior of its consumers, patients, and providers.