[CANCELLED] SITE Brown bag seminar with Laura Derksen
[UPDATE 20200316] Due to COVID-19 escalating outbreak, SITE have decided to cancel and/or postpone all the seminars and other activities until end of April.
2020-04-28 at 12:00
2020-04-28 at 13:00
Bertil Ohlinsgata 4, SSE, SITE library, 9th floor
Laura Derksen is a health economist in the Department of Management at the University of Toronto-Mississauga. She is an applied microeconomist with research interests in global health and development. Laura's research investigates the link between the diffusion of information, social interactions, and health seeking behavior. She tests theoretical models of behaviour by conducting randomized field experiments, and analyzing both qualitative and quantitative data from administrative health records and individual interviews.
To find out more about Laura Derksen and her research projects, visit her >> website.
The working paper that will be presented at the seminar will be uploaded as soon as possible! Stay tuned!