Econometrica: Black Lives Matter

Econometrica: Black Lives Matter

"We must be the change we wish to see in the world." — Mahatma Gandhi The events unfolding over the last several months have been extremely difficult to watch. The killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis set off a wave of protest and introspection about race in...
Opioid Use Disorder and the Medicare/Medicaid Population

Opioid Use Disorder and the Medicare/Medicaid Population

The United States has long been engulfed in an opioid epidemic that stemmed from increased prescribing of opioids in the 1990s and is characterized today by use of synthetic opioids, like fentanyl, as well as illicit opioids such as heroin.[1] By 2017, there were 58...
Econometrica Launches New Course

Econometrica Launches New Course

Econometrica Launches New Course Bethesda, MD, April 2020 Econometrica launched a new course about handwashing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Washing your hands regularly and thoroughly is the best thing, aside from social distancing, that you can do to protect...