CAPS-CPR Conference

Date(s) - May 21, 2024
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Strasser Legacy Room (SLR)


******Preliminary Schedule******

2024 Conference on U.S. State Policies, Population Health, and Aging
Hosted by the Center for Aging and Policy Studies and the Center for Policy Research
Date: May 21, 2024 | Location: Eggers 220, Strasser Legacy Room, Syracuse University

Registration Required. Click here to register.


8:30-8:45 Welcome
8:45-9:00 States and Population Health—Current and Future Directions
9:00-10:00 Presentations from 4 Fellows – Group A

Moderator: XXXX

10:00-10:30 Problems and solutions for co-occurring policies in research on the health effects of social policies

Speaker: Ellicott Matthay, New York University.

Moderator: XXXX

10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-11:30 Methodological considerations for estimating policy effects in the context of co-occurring policies

Speaker: Beth Ann Griffin,  RAND.

Moderator: XXXX



The State Policy & Politics Database, with Policy Indices

Speaker: Alexander Tahk, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Moderator: Jennifer Karas Montez

12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00 Presentations from 4 Fellows – Group B

Moderator: XXXX

2:00-3:30 Two-Way Fixed Effects and Difference-in-Differences:  Problems and Solutions

Speaker: Hugo Jales, Syracuse University

Moderator: XXXX

3:30-3:45 Break
3:45-4:45 Presentations from 4 Fellows – Group C

Moderator: XXXX

4:45-5:00 Wrap Up
5:00-6:30 Reception


Funding provided by the National Institute on Aging grant P30 AG066583.