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Price PhD student Madi Swayne wins USC’s Hunt Scholastic Award

April 29, 2016

Madi Swayne, a PhD student in urban planning and development at the USC Price School of Public Policy, received the Rockwell Dennis Hunt Scholastic Award at the USC Academic Honors Convocation in April. This prestigious distinction is one of only 10 endowed fellowships and awards bestowed by the USC Graduate School each year.

Price Center convenes global experts to ‘activate markets for social change’

April 26, 2016

The USC Price Center for Social Innovation (CSI) hosted a multidisciplinary and international group of scholars and practitioners April 14 and 15 for a comprehensive discussion on “Activating Markets for Social Change.” The two-day conference at USC focused on innovating market-based and public-private solutions to reconnect networks of opportunity in communities that have experienced decades of disinvestment and concentrated poverty.

Schaeffer Center signs agreement with OECD, University of Rome Tor Vergata to inform health policy globally

April 26, 2016

The Leonard D. Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and the University of Rome Tor Vergata have signed an agreement to develop a global aging simulation platform. This collaborative effort will be led by the USC Roybal Center for Health Policy Simulation, part of the Schaeffer Center of the University of Southern California.

Faculty Research Update: March 2016

April 21, 2016

A compilation of recent grant awards, accolades, presentations, journal publications and other notable news about Price School faculty and their research Publications Aguila, E., Mejia, N., Perez-Arce, F., et. al. (2016). Costs of Extending the Supplemental Income Program for Elderly: The Mexican Case. Journal of Aging & Social Policy<. DOI:10.1080/08959420.2016.1158384, March 16. De la Roca, J., Ellen, I.G., & Steil, J.P. (2016). The significance of Segregation in the 21st Century. City & Community. DOI: 10.1111/cico.12146, […]

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