Hearing: Economic Aspects of the Opioid Crisis

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 10:00am

The Joint Economic Committee of the United States Congress will hold a hearing titled "Economic Aspects of the Opioid Crisis".

Witnesses include: 

  • Professor Sir Angus Deaton – Senior Scholar and the Dwight D. Eisenhower Professor of Economics and International Affairs Emeritus, Princeton University
  • The Honorable Mike DeWine – Ohio Attorney General
  • Dr. Lisa N. Sacco – Crime Policy Analyst, Congressional Research Service
  • Dr. Richard G. Frank – Margaret T. Morris Professor of Health Economics, Harvard University Medical School

More information is available via the Committee's website.