LDI Research Seminar with Marika Cabral, PhD

LDI Research Seminar with Marika Cabral, PhD

"Does Privatized Health Insurance Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage"

Marika Cabral, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Texas at Austin and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).   She obtained her PhD in economics from Stanford University in 2011 and she obtained her BA in economics and applied mathematics from the University of California San Diego in 2006.  She was awarded the National Tax Association Dissertation award in 2011.  Her research covers a range of topics in health economics and public finance. Much of her current research focuses on understanding the role of asymmetric information in health insurance markets.

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Sponsored by the Charles C. Leighton, MD Memorial Lecture Fund