UNH's Whittemore School Dec. 5 Economics Seminar Presents "The Diffusion of Health Care Technology"
Contact: Denise Hart
UNH Media Relations
November 26, 2003
DURHAM, N.H. –Jonathan Skinner, John French professor of
Economics and professor of community and family medicine at Dartmouth
College, is the featured speaker at the Dec. 5 Economics Seminar
sponsored by the University of New Hampshire’s Whittemore
School of Business and Economics.
Skinner presents “The Diffusion of Health Care Technology,” Friday,
Dec. 5, 2003 from 2:10 to 3:30 p.m. in Room 318 McConnell Hall.
The research was conducted in collaboration with Skinner’s
colleague Douglas Staiger, associate professor of economics at
Dartmouth. The lecture is free and open to the public. Visitor
parking at UNH is located just off Route 155A on Mast Road; a free
shuttle bus service is available to campus locations from the visitor
Skinner, a faculty member at Dartmouth since 1995, received his
Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.
In addition to his teaching appointments, he also serves as a senior
research associate at the Center for Evaluative Clinical Sciences
at Dartmouth Medical School.
The Economics Seminar series is a weekly event of the Whittemore
School’s graduate degree program in economics that highlights
the research of the school’s faculty, graduate students and
visiting academics. The presentations are interspersed with questions
from the audience.
For more information about the seminars, contact Karen Conway,
coordinator of graduate studies and associate professor of economics,
at 603-862-3386 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Advance copies of
the seminar paper are available by calling Sinthy Kounlasa at 862-3457
or sending an email to: email@example.com.