How will changes in health insurance tax policy and employer health plan contributions affect access to health care and health care costs ?
Objective.-To understand how changes in federal taxation of and employer contributions to health insurance benefits affect the decisions of firms to offer insurance, the willingness of households to purchase different health plans, and the resultant health expenditures.
Design.-Economic policy simulation
Setting.-Secondary data analysis.
Participants.-A total of 18 343 sampled families (representing 77 million total families throughout the United States) with a working household head from the 1988 Current Population Survey who were not covered by either Medicare, Medicaid, or CHAMPUS (Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services) insurance.
Mots-clés Pascal : Economie santé, Organisation santé, Homme, Article synthèse, Etats Unis, Assurance maladie, Coût, Soin, Accès soin, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health economy, Public health organization, Human, Review, United States, Health insurance, Costs, Care, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0367301
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.