Jan 17, 2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (GMT-5)
Private equity firms have become major players in the healthcare industry. How has this happened and what are the results? What is private equity’s ‘value proposition’ to the industry and to the American people — at a time when healthcare is under constant pressure to cut costs and prices? How can PE firms use their classic leveraged buyout model to ‘save healthcare’ while delivering ‘outsized returns’ to investors?
Co-Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.
About the Speaker
Eileen Appelbaum is Co-Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, Washington, DC and Fellow at Rutgers University Center for Women and Work. Prior to joining CEPR, she held positions as Distinguished Professor and Director of the Center for Women and Work at Rutgers University and as Professor of Economics at Temple University. She holds a PhD in economics from the University of Pennsylvania.