Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Professor Zerunyan quoted on lawsuit alleging First Amendment rights infringement by Orange County supervisors

Doctor quoted on the popularity of telemedicine

The Washington Post (in an Associated Press story) quoted Jason Doctor of the USC Price School on the popularity of telemedicine.

Cooper quoted on whether it is unusual for a city government to raise funds for a nonprofit

Detroit Free Press and Deadline Detroit quoted Terry Cooper of the USC Price School on whether it is unusual for a city government to raise funds for a nonprofit.

Cohen discusses name recognition in primaries

Sinclair Broadcasting Group quoted Michael Cohen of the USC Price School on how Democratic Party presidential candidates can distinguish themselves in the packed field.

Van Nuys explains shocking rise in insulin list prices

Time quoted Karen Van Nuys of the USC Price School about pharmacy benefit managers and how they influence the flow of money in the pharmaceutical distribution chain.

Center for Social Innovation and the Neighborhood Data for Social Change platform provide analysis of the Coachella Valley housing crisis

KCET featured a joint analysis from the USC Price School’s Center for Social Innovation and the Neighborhood Data for Social Change platform of the Coachella Valley housing crisis. The analysis found more than half of renter households in the region are rent burdened, with housing costs exceeding 30 percent of household income.

Researchers link educational attainment to reduced burden of serious mental illness

A new USC Schaeffer Center study shows the return on investing in improving educational attainment for those diagnosed with serious mental illness by age twenty-five, projecting positive impacts on health and economic outcomes.

Romero quoted in Los Angeles Times on the possible impact of sexual harassment allegations against former Vice President Joe Biden’s plans to run for president

Los Angeles Times quoted Mindy Romero of the USC Price School on the possible impact of sexual harassment allegations against former Vice President Joe Biden’s plans to run for president.

Price well represented at Western Regional Science Association meeting

USC Price School of Public Policy faculty, PhD students and alumni presented research at the 58th annual Western Regional Science Association annual meeting in Napa, Calif., in February. Prof. Genevieve Giuliano took over as president of the WRSA during the conference, carrying on a long tradition of Price leadership in the association.