Public Policy Speaker Series (No. 1)

Public Policy Speaker Series (No. 1)

We are pleased to invite you to the first event in this year's Public Policy Speaker Series: Research Into Action hosted by the College & University Research Collaborative (The Collaborative). Over the last several months, scholars from across the state have been examining important public policy issues in Rhode Island. We hope that you can join us as three of these scholars share the results of their research projects.

Research Projects to Be Discussed: 

  • The Economic Benefits of a Flexible Workplace
    Barbara Silver, Ph.D., University of Rhode Island
  • Reforming Higher Education Funding in Rhode Island: Lessons from Other States
    Thomas Schmeling, Ph.D. and Erik Christiansen, Ph.D., Rhode Island College
  • Making the Grade: Evaluating the Performance of State Health Insurance Marketplaces
    Robert Hackey, Ph.D., Providence College

This is the first event in a three-part Public Policy Speaker Series. The events in this series feature scholars discussing a variety of policy topics.

Date: Friday, April 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (Lunch will be served.)
Location: The Rhode Island Foundation
1 Union Station, Providence, RI 02903