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J Health Polit Policy Law 9517205.
Published: 09 September 2021
... to Families with Dependent Children/Temporary Aid for Needy Families, Housing Assistance, Medicaid, Minimum Wage and Earned Income Tax Credit—to examine whether these state social policies, designed to provide a financial “safety net,” are associated with risk reduction of low birthweight and preterm birth...
Includes: Supplementary data
J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (6): 885–910.
Published: 01 December 2019
... amounts to more than 1 in 5 Americans (CMS n.d.-a ). This group includes the most vulnerable children and adults and consists disproportionately of minorities (Rudowitz, Garfiel, and Hinton 2019 ). Yet, despite the clear benefits Medicaid provides to low-income Americans, significant resistance...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (3): 373–418.
Published: 01 June 2020
...C. Daniel Myers; Edith C. Kieffer; A. Mark Fendrick; Hyungjin Myra Kim; Karen Calhoun; Lisa Szymecko; Lynnette LaHahnn; Charo Ledón; Marion Danis; Zachary Rowe; Susan Dorr Goold Abstract Context: Medicaid plays a critical role in low-income, minority, and medically underserved communities...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (6): 1039–1064.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Medicaid while changing its coverage and benefits design. There has long been concern that policy making for Medicaid populations may lack meaningful engagement with low-income constituents, and therefore the ACA established a new process under which the public can submit comments on pending Medicaid...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (1): 19–67.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Jacqueline Chattopadhyay Abstract Social Security and Medicare enjoy strong political coalitions within the mass public because middle-class Americans believe they derive benefits from these programs and stand alongside lower-income beneficiaries in defending them from erosion. By pooling data from...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (3): 451–472.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Paula M. Lantz; Lisa C. Richardson; Lowell E. Sever; Debra J. Macklem; Martha L. Hare; Carlyn E. Orians; Rosemarie Henson Funding for many mass screening programs for low-income and uninsured populations provides resources for screening tests, yet only rarely does it provide coverage for necessary...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (3): 405–437.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Peter C. Rockers; Margaret E. Kruk; Miriam J. Laugesen In low- and middle-income countries, health care systems are an important means by which individuals interact with their government. As such, aspects of health systems in these countries may be associated with public trust in government...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 1 (4): 405–432.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Gerben DeJong The current debate on national health insurance has not given sufficient attention to the impact of various proposals upon income maintenance programs. Health and welfare benefits are difficult to coordinate and frequently work at cross purposes. Health care benefits are one...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (3): 487–522.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Jennifer M. Mellor; Jeffrey Milyo Several recent studies have made the provocative claim that income inequality is an important determinant of population health. The primary evidence for this hypothesis is the repeated finding—across countries and across U.S. states— that there is an association...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (3): 523–532.
Published: 01 June 2001
...James S. House JHPPL 26.3-02 House 5/3/01 5:16 PM Page 523 Commentary Relating Social Inequalities in Health and Income...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (3): 423–450.
Published: 01 June 2016
...-saving drugs. Compliance with IP protections is mandatory for members of the World Trade Organization (WTO). However, because of the costs associated with IP implementation we should expect late and/or poor implementation in middle-income countries. Surprisingly, this was not the case in Brazil...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (6): 1185–1211.
Published: 01 December 2014
... inpatient and nearly a third of ED high users — even in the thirteen low-income areas. Medicare, either alone or in combination with Medicaid, plays a comparatively smaller role in paying for ED visits. Thus, although total dollar savings from better care among ED high users may be lower than for inpatient...
Includes: Supplementary data
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1023–1060.
Published: 01 October 2015
... coverage in low- and middle-income countries. We offer a series of lessons stemming from these experiences to date. universal health coverage health reform politics health systems low- and middle-income countries After sharp criticism in the first decade of the twenty-first century...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (3): 543–553.
Published: 01 June 1994
.... Winterbottom. 1994 . The Clinton Health Care Plan: Who Should Pay? Unpublished working paper. Washington, DC: Urban Institute. Com menta ry Redistributing Health Care Resources without Redistributing Income...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 7 (4): 846–854.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Michael A. Morrisey This note focuses on the role of the personal income tax in reducing the effective price of health care benefits. Tax-bracket creep is shown to provide a cushion that absorbs relatively large increases in health benefit costs, thus reducing the impetus for employer initiatives...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (4): 955–972.
Published: 01 August 1995
... to this policy issue. This article uses experience from Washington State’s Basic Health Plan to examine the enrollment choices of low-income families in a state-subsidized voluntary insurance plan offered through managed care organizations. We hypothesize that the decision to enroll, which encompasses...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (6): 1046–1049.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Robert B. Hudson Peter P. Budetti, Richard V. Burkhauser, Janice M. Gregory, and H. Allan Hunt, eds. Ensuring Health and Income Security for an Aging Workforce . Kalamazoo, MI: W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2001. 519 pp. $43.00 cloth; $25.00 paper. © 2002 by Duke...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (6): 1151–1156.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2005. 271 pp. $24.00 paper. Duke University Press 2006 Books Review Essay Analysis from the Grassroots: How Does Pollution Exposure Vary by Race and Income? Melissa...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (4): 737–740.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Dana M. Muir James A. Wooten. The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974: A Political History. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. 415 pp. $65.00 cloth. Duke University Press 2007 Books Obijiofor Aginam. Global...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (2): 293–296.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Studies—Biases, Misconceptions, and Counterexamples. American Journal of Epidemiology 139 (8): 747 -760. House, James S. 2001 . Relating Social Inequalities in Health and Income. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 26 (3): 523 -532. Johnston, Jack, and John DiNardo. 1997 . Econometric...