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Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies —

Surprise out-of-network billing skyrockets

Surprise out-of-network charges billed to privately insured Americans who received inpatient care at in-network hospitals more than doubled between 2010 and 2016, according to a study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

Stanford Graduate School of Business —

How much does management matter to productivity?

More than you might realize. Research finds management practices account for 20 percent of variation in productivity among certain firms.

Stanford Medicine —

Researchers enhance neuron recovery in rats after blood flow stalls

Stanford researchers blocked a molecule to help restore neurons in rats in which the flow of fresh blood to the brain was reduced. The approach could lead to new treatments for people who have suffered a stroke or cardiac arrest.