HCFO Grantee Quoted in Chicago Tribune Article on Hospital Mergers

Publication Date: 
May 26, 2008

David Dranove, Ph.D., professor at Northwestern University 's Kellogg School of Management, was quoted in the May 26, 2008, Chicago Tribune article titled, "Critics queasy over hospital mergers."  This article highlights recent hospital mergers and discusses how these mergers may affect prices. Dranove completed HCFO-sponsored research that evaluated a new approach to assessing market power and the potential anti-competitive effect of hospital mergers.