BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 03: Actress/Founder and Chief Creative Officer, The Honest Company Jessica Alba speaks onstage during 2016 Milken Institute Global Conference at The Beverly Hilton on May 03, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images) The Honest Company, apparently poised for an IPO, is [...]
Speaking on Monday at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman made a familiar argument. The Obama administration has used trade agreements to reshape globalization in the best way, he said. Show More Summary
Some of the richest, smartest and most powerful humans have an important message for the rest of us as they convened this week to discuss pressing global issues: the robots are coming. At the Milken Institute’s Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, at least four panels so far have...
David Siegel is worried, very worried as a matter of fact. The co-founder of Two Sigma, the $35 billion hedge fund said at the Milken Institute Global Conference that he's "very worried" that machines could soon replace a large amount of the workforce. "Most people in the bulk of the job market are not involved in super-high-value jobs. Show More Summary
There are trends and then there are megatrends. It is the latter that money managers around the world have their eyes on in order to manage their portfolios into the future. At the Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles on...Show More Summary
Schmidt's idea was one of many discussed at the Milken Institute conference, whose focus was on "future of humankind."
Rick Scott, Governor of Florida, started his three-day trip to California today by taking part in a Milken Institute Global Conference panel — which also included Governors Scott Walker of Wisconsin, John Hickenlooper of Colorado, and Terry McAuliffe of Virginia — where he talked about jobs in his state and why different companies in The... Show More Summary
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today announced a label change for the abortion pill mifepristone (Mifeprex) which will allow providers to prescribe a lower dose of the drug and make other changes that will improve access to medication abortions.
The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership, part of Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University, will host its eleventh annual conference on April 6-8, 2016, in Indianapolis, Indiana to discuss how to better address the social and civil legal problems.
The Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University has named Paloma Izquierdo- Hernandez as the 2016 Geiger Gibson Distinguished Visitor.
Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University (GW) will hold a public forum on February 25 to address the public health problem of eating disorders. The event, to be held during National...Show More Summary
For years, Portland, Oregon has gained attention for becoming one of America's best cities to live and work. But as its popularity increases, so does its cost of living. A recent report from The Milken Institute ranked Portland as one of the most economically promising cities in the U.S. Show More Summary
William Gale, Aaron Krupkin and Kim Rueben in the Milken Institute Review: There is No Reason to Believe that Tax Cuts are an Elixir for Economic Growth: Many folks, and from time to time, majorities in Congress, apparently believe that...
WASHINGTON, DC (January 5, 2016)-- A new study, published in the January 2016 issue of Health Affairs, by researchers at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University, provides new data on how often state Medicaid programs provide help with smoking cessation. Show More Summary
Sara Rosenbaum, JD, the Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor of Health Law and Policy at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University, has been appointed as the chair of the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC).
Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University (GW) and the District of Columbia Department of Health (DOH) announced the launch of a website that provides impartial, scientific information about drugs and other therapies to physicians and other healthcare professionals. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, DC (November 4, 2015) -- Adolescent exposure to environmental pollutants known as organochlorines may lead to defective sperm, according to a study published today by researchers at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University and co-authors. Show More Summary
I had no idea that the the Milken Institute included a Center for the Future of Aging. In nature it is more AARP than Healthspan Campaign, which might explain the oversight. Here I'll point out an article published by the organization earlier this year, one of a number on the future of retirement that appeared around the same time. Show More Summary
Hank Paulson, Robert Rubin and Tim Geithner crack up over the wage gap. At a recent Milken Institute panel of three former Treasury Secretaries – Hank Paulson, Robert Rubin, and Tim Geithner – hosted by Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg, the moderator asked the three about income inequality. Show More Summary