Economic Impact of Medical Education Expansion in Nevada: Economic Impact Assessment and Recommended Approach
Posted: October 24, 2013
The Lincy Institute commissioned, Tripp Umbach to prepare an economic impact report to show the value of a new, four-year allopathic medical school in Las Vegas. To accomplish this task, Tripp Umbach evaluated multiple medical school development models in order to recommend the model that would provide the greatest economic impact to the state of Nevada and the Las Vegas Metropolitan area. This report includes a feasibility analysis and an estimate of return on investment and relative costs of creating a new, four-year allopathic medical school in Las Vegas.