Watson Institute at Brown University
Stone Inequality Initiative

Healthcare for Sale: An Interview with Eileen Appelbaum

Dr. Eileen Appelbaum is the co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, Washington, DC; a fellow at the Rutgers University Center for Women and Work; and a visiting lecturer at the University of Leicester. Her research focuses on the effects of organizational restructuring on firms and workers, private equity and financialization, and work family policies. Her book, Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street, coauthored with Rosemary Batt, was named a finalist for the 2016 George R. Terry Award and one of the four best books of 2014 and 2015 by the Academy of Management. Dr. Appelbaum has published numerous articles in magazines and peer review journals, including The American Prospect and The Review of Radical Political Economics.

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