USC Price School of Public Policy

Archive for 2013

Commissioned paper on payment reform policy approaches to addressing geographic variation in spending, utilization and high value care and the implications of those approaches

Interdependencies without complementarity in cardiac hospitals: is resource quality synergistic with resource deployment capability?

Impact of the Olmsted County workplace smoking ban – comment

Using helical chest CT scans for coronary artery calcium screening – comment

Confounding by indication and selection effects in stent treatment

Schwarzenegger, students take part in Vienna conference

USC Price School of Public Policy students recently participated via a live webcast in the R20 Global Conference on Renewable Energy and Climate in Vienna. A distinguished panel, including Arnold Schwarzenegger, California’s former governor and chairman of the USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy, discussed environmental challenges with more than 1,000 students in the audience, and thousands more online from around the world.

Huffington Posts cites Myers research on CA growth rate

The Huffington Post cited a study by Professor Dowell Myers of the USC Price School and John Pitkin of USC’s Population Dynamics Research Group on California’s annual growth rate.

Racial/Ethnic differences in the use of biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs among California Medicaid rheumatoid arthritis patients

Myers’ CA child population research featured in USA Today

USA Today cited research by Professor Dowell Myers of the USC Price School finding that California’s child population is declining.