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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 175–193.
Published: 01 February 1998
... largest research institutions, estimates were made of the spending effect of biomedical research on the region. Biomedical research undertaken by the voluntary institutions in metropolitan New York accounted for almost $1.15 billion per year in direct spending in 1991. When the indirect and induced ripple...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 855–888.
Published: 01 August 1983
...James F. Mosher In 1982 U.S. businesses will spend over $10 billion (12 percent of the total retail alcohol market) on alcoholic beverages which will be consumed by top executives, professionals, and other white-collar employees in a variety of business and personal settings. The Internal Revenue...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 403–424.
Published: 01 June 1992
... insurance is expensive, costing between $15 and $20 billion. For the most part, it provides benefitsprimarily asset protectionto middle- and upper-income individuals. An improved Medicaid program, costing about $8 billion, benefits lower-income individuals but does not protect those with higher incomes...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Medicare Part A to make the benefit truly universal and fully federal would cost the federal government $6 billion in new spending in federal fiscal year 2011, an increase in baseline federal Medicare expenditures of 1.1 percent. Duke University Press 2010 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 785–818.
Published: 01 October 2007
... persuasive evidence of clinical effectiveness. In response, many women sued to compel coverage. After years of litigation and the expenditure of approximately $3 billion, randomized clinical trials (RCTs) showed that the procedure was no more effective and possibly more harmful than conventional therapy. To...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1977) 2 (2): 212–226.
Published: 01 April 1977
... about the role and impact of the medical profession as a quasi-institutional political actor in terms of (a) the return on the investment of $135 billion spent annually for medical care, (b) claims of expertise and self-regulation, and (c) overarching democratic values. Copyright © 1977 by the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 295–316.
Published: 01 April 2011
... assumptions about percentage of drugs likely to attract imports; potential supply from foreign countries; and share of savings passed on to payers. Our base case estimate is that $1.7 billion per year, or 0.6 percent of total drug spending, would be saved by payers; sensitivity analyses range from 0.2 to 2.5...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 505–544.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... Noncompliance resulted in children being exposed to sexually themed promotional messages more than 100 billion times. We argue that the guidelines are a coordinated effort by the industry to prevent unwanted federal regulation, and we introduce the concept of a blocking strategy to explain company behavior and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 69–90.
Published: 01 February 1994
... successfully for the right to screen applicants for HIV. Next, when a study of San Francisco AIDS patients found local hospital costs per case to be $27, 571, many concluded that billions of dollars could be saved if the “San Francisco model” of care (emphasizing home and community-based services and case...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1986) 10 (4): 699–728.
Published: 01 August 1986
...Stephen M. Davidson; Jerry Cromwell; Rachel Schurman Medicaid expenditures, which had reached more than $32 billion by 1981, have grown substantially throughout the program's history. As a result, the conventional wisdom is that Medicaid expenditures represent a significant public-policy problem...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 87–97.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Mary A. Fruen; Samuel P. Korper An estimated $ 1.4 billion was spent for stipends and fringe benefits for residents and fellows in 1978-79. No data are available on costs for supervision by teaching faculty and residency support, so it is impossible to realistically estimate total graduate medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 366–379.
Published: 01 April 1982
... contributions to employee health insurance plans. This subsidization costs the federal government close to 10 billion dollars a year in lost revenues. Many proposed national health insurance plans assign a key role to employer-based health insurance as a vehicle for financing health care. Federal subsidization...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 907–914.
Published: 01 October 2000
... and for an adequate but not excessive supply in the health sector. Government’s Role in Financing and Delivering Health Services According to the Federal Statistical Office of Germany, health expendi- tures in 1996 amounted to DM 407 billion (U.S.$200 billion), an equiv- alent of 11.5...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 214–218.
Published: 01 February 1983
... be set at $2100 per year ($175 per month) for families and $840 per year ($70 per month) for individuals, would impose new tax obligations on about one-third of those now covered by job-related plans, and would save an estimated $2.3 billion of federal revenue in its first year and $6...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 361–364.
Published: 01 April 1981
... 1950, private group health insurance premiums underwritten by commercial health insurors and by Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans totaled less than $2 billion. By 1978, the total had reached almost $61 billion. In the public programs, growth has been even more dramatic. In fiscal 1982...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2018) 43 (3): 543–546.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., CLASS's design and financing provided approximately $72 billion in deficit reduction. Saldin argues this “accounting victory” was essential to Congress incorporating and retaining CLASS in the ACA. Saldin's policy tracing is first-rate and is a core strength of When Bad Policy Makes Good Politics . CLASS...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1981) 5 (4): 776–781.
Published: 01 August 1981
... programs have been consuming an ever increasing share of federal dollars, sharply reducing funds available for a wide variety of Public Health Service programs. In the fiscal 1982 spend- ing plan advanced by Carter, budget authority for all PHS programs would increase $480 million to $8.7 billion...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 567–571.
Published: 01 April 1982
... Congress while maneuvering conservative and moderate Democrats into a series of coalitions that produced large tax cuts, new military spending, and about $27 billion in domestic budget cuts. This year, the president’s budget was quickly and unceremoniously junked by legislative leaders, forcing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1992) 17 (2): 265–268.
Published: 01 April 1992
.... . Rosenbaum Priorities 267 the income of all families with children to the federal poverty level today would cost $28 billion. But the nation lost $55 billion in 1991 alone on tax breaks enacted since 1977 for the richest 1 percent of Americans (Chil- dren’s Defense Fund 1991). It would cost...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1978) 3 (2): 284–288.
Published: 01 April 1978
...) shows new estimates, prepared by the Health Care Financing Administration, of health care expenditures for fiscal year 1977: 1. The nation spent $163 billion for health care in FY 1977, or $737/person. 2. Health care expenditures rose 12% while the GNP increased by only 10%. Health...