December 16, 2014
Professor Gary Painter has accepted an appointment to serve as the Director of Social Policy at the USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation, effective Jan. 1, 2015, Dean Jack H. Knott announced today.
December 1, 2014
Researchers at the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics find that in areas where health care providers stand to make less money from private health plans, Medicare use increases.
November 20, 2014
USC Price School of Public Policy associate professor and urbanization researcher Annette Kim spent last year in China’s capital of Beijing, where she studied an overlooked side effect of the country’s rapid growth: Hundreds of thousands of people are living in makeshift, underground housing. Some are in basements; many are one or two floors below street level, in windowless rooms honeycombing the bomb shelters that every building is required to have.
USC Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy report analyzes top federal agencies leveraging public-private partnerships
October 24, 2014
As the United States economy stagnated, public-private partnerships flourished. In a new report released Oct. 20, the USC Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy examines 21 federal offices that have emerged to catalyze government partnerships with philanthropy and business.
August 29, 2014
The USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy has added USC Price School of Public Policy professor and environmental policy expert Dan Mazmanian as academic director, bolstering its efforts to advance research and student education on climate change. “He is a perfect choice for so many reasons, especially with his expertise in environment, energy and climate change, which is an important focus of our institute,” said Arnold Schwarzenegger, chair of the institute and Governor Downey Professor of State and Global Policy at USC.