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WHYY Interviews University Expert on Dow and Rohm Merger

Dow and Rohm merger far from typical according to analyst
Dow Chemical wrapped up its acquisition of Philadelphia-based Rohm & Haas this week. WHYY's Elizabeth Fiedler interviewed professor Robert Field, who says
the merger has been unusual because of the litigation, and Dow’s unsuccessful attempt to back out. Please click on the link above to hear the report.

Robert Field, JD, MPH, PhD, is chair of the Department of Health Policy and Public Health at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. His expertise extends into healthcare law and regulation, health system planning and development, and health policy analysis. Dr. Field recently published a book, "Health Care Regulation in America: Complexity, Confrontation and Compromise" which gives a comprehensive overview of the healthcare system in the United States. He is frequently asked to comment for major newspapers and broadcast outlets on late-breaking developments in healthcare.


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