The Challenges of Long-Term Care: a Fiscal Policy Perspective

Apr. 4, 2014, 1:30pm-4:00pm
Purdue University
Stuart Center, Room 206, United States

The Purdue University Retirement Association and the Department of Political Science are hosting a forum on Long Term Care and the challenges it presents today and into the future.

Sara Imhof will discuss the fiscal policy implications related to long term care, primarily the pressures on federal, state and personal budgets from the unprecedented demoagraphic shift in the U.S. as well as the costs associated with long term care.

Dr. Imhof is joined by Dr. Frank Thompson, Distinguished Professor of Public Affairs and Administration (Rutgers); Dr. Morton Coleman, Director Emeritus of the Institute of Politics (University of Pittsburgh); and Dr. James Anderson, Professor of Medical Sociology and Health Communication (Purdue).