David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics was invited to present at the conference Discrimination in the 21st Century: Fostering Conversations Across Fields. The event was co-hosted on May 6-7, 2022 by the Becker Friedman Institute and the Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State at Chicago Booth, University of Chicago.
Dr. Mordecai participated in a panel entitled Discrimination in Healthcare and Law, moderated by Sendhil Mullainathan, Roman Family University Professor of Computation and Behavioral Science at the University of Chicago. His fellow panelists were the following:
- Marcella Alsan, Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School,
- Kate Baicker, Dean and Emmett Dedmon Professor, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago, and
- Ziad Obermeyer, Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor at the Berkeley School of Public Health.
Dr. Mordecai is President and Co-Founder of Risk Economics, and Visiting Scholar at Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences NYU, advising research activities at RiskEcon® Lab for Decision Metrics @ Courant Institute.
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Risk Economics provides advisory services at the intersection of commercial business-process engineering and risk engineering with a particular focus on coupling commercial reinsurance and financial technology, through the rigorous application of agent-based, demographic, and statistical methodologies to microeconomic and macroeconomic analytics.