The Political Economy of Health Care Reforms

Title

The Political Economy of Health Care Reforms

Year

2001

DOI

10.17848/9780880994200

Abstract

A leading group of health care economists propose solutions to problems related to Medicare, managed care, health insurance, coverage for the uninsured, and the role of tax policy in health care.

Files

Download Introduction (84 KB)

Download 1. The Not-So-Simple Economics (and Politics) of Medicare Reform (157 KB)

Contents

Introduction / Zhou Huizhong

  1. The Not-So-Simple Economics (and Politics) of Medicare Reform / Len M. Nichols
  2. Managed Care and Social Welfare / Laurence Baker
  3. Covering the Uninsured / Jonathan Gruber
  4. Health Insurance and the Labor Market / Brigitte Madrian
  5. Health Care Consumer Choice / Catherine G. McLaughlin
  6. Positive Economics and Dismal Politics / Robert B. Helms

ISBN

9780880992244 (cloth) ; 9780880992237 (pbk.) ; 9780880994200 (ebook)

Subject Areas

LABOR MARKET ISSUES; Wages, health insurance and other benefits; Health insurance

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Zhou, Huizhong, ed. 2001. The Political Economy of Health Care Reforms. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780880994200