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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 135–156.
Published: 01 February 1991
...J. Paul Leigh; Harold M. Waldon We considered unemployment, an often overlooked covariate of highway fatalities, hypothesizing that (1) as unemployment rises, aggregate driving decreases, especially among the unemployed, and as driving decreases, fatalities should decrease; (2) unemployment may...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 439–462.
Published: 01 June 1992
... of retirement, disability, unemployment, and payment for medical care. Social insurance constitutes a blend of tax-like and premium-like features, offering lessons that might assist in breaking the current impasse over universal health insurance financing. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 1997
..., personal, and academic aims. In the final analysis, the interests of the corporatist Mexican state prevail over the interests of other groups, including doctors. The evisceration of the medical corps by the Mexican state results in a profession with low salaries, higher rates of unemployment, atomization...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2017) 42 (2): 215–246.
Published: 01 April 2017
... of coverage expansion. Our article explores why ACA enrollment has varied so dramatically across states. We explore the potential influence of party control, presidential cueing, administrative capacity, the reverberating effects of ACA policy decisions, affluence, and unemployment on enrollment. Our...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 987–1021.
Published: 01 October 2013
.... Furthermore, it also draws out the tensions between alcohol as a source of livelihoods in a context of endemic unemployment and chronic poverty and alcohol as a causal factor in poverty, crime, violence, and social disintegration. In contrast to media coverage of alcohol policy in Europe and North America...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 391–394.
Published: 01 April 1980
... politicians, and see what they hold in store for national health policy. All factions agree that, since the early seventies, the economy has been cycling from periods of high inflation to periods of high unemployment. However, unlike earlier periods, inflation and unemployment are not...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 624–626.
Published: 01 June 1983
... old age and disability pensions, workers’ compensation, unemployment insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, SSI, AFDC, and more, and while the emphasis is distinctly on public programs, there are two chapters on employee-benefit plans and other private approaches to death, old age, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 239–242.
Published: 01 February 1994
... arrangements for social provision raised genuine “security” concerns that spread well into the ranks of the broad American middle class. Unemployment and the plight of the elderly were the chief concerns during the Great Depression, whereas losses or reductions of employer-provided health insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 931–935.
Published: 01 October 2000
... benefits covering 75 to 90 percent of income losses due to age, sickness, unemployment, and parenthood; public services for health care; and social care for children, the elderly, and the disabled. Total public spending has in the past twenty years ranged from 60 to 70 percent of the GDP. Forty percent...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 284–288.
Published: 01 February 1982
... from becoming a substitute unemployment insurance program. The resulting compromise was the adoption of a very strict definition of disability. Disability should be permanent, or of long, indefinite duration; it should be objectively determinable by medical examination or tests; and it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 221–249.
Published: 01 April 1979
... States will shape its disability and rehabilitation policies in the course of the next twenty years. A West German correspondent of mine recently wrote: Our Social Security System is in deep trouble right now. It was based on a high rate of economic growth, low unemployment, and rather...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 621–624.
Published: 01 June 1983
... pp., $23.95 This book is virtually an encyclopedia of social welfare policy and would be a worthwhile reference on the shelves of anyone concerned with health policy. It covers old age and disability pensions, workers’ compensation, unemployment insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, SSI, AFDC...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 847–851.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Proceedings of the Third Annual Conference of the National Academy of Social Insurance, edited by Paul N. Van de Water. The book looks at the current state of insurance protection in four areas: health care for acute illness, long-term care, unemployment, and dis- ability. It sets out options for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2003) 28 (4): 693–714.
Published: 01 August 2003
... 1 Unemployment in Germany, 1970–1999 Sources: Hardes, Rahmeyer, and Schmid 1998: 81; Bolte 1998: 6; data from the Statistisches Bundesamt for 1999. shorter hours. The resulting stable employment picture, which was lauded by analysts for years, has now come under attack. Persistently high Ger...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1979) 4 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1979
... of the existence of disability benefit programs, improved access to health services, better health education and increased unemployment rates might all be factors that would lead to an increase in applicants from the pool of medically eligible persons. A second reason for growth might be...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 653–687.
Published: 01 June 1995
... Bundesregierung. Bonn: Bundesministerium fur Wirtschaft. Bundesvereinigung der Deutschen Arbeitgeberverbande. 1994 . Sozialstaat vor dem Umbau. Leistungsfahigkeit und Finanzierbarkeit sichern. Cologne. Clasen , J. 1994 . Paying the Jobless: A Comparison of Unemployment Benefit Policies in Great...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2019) 44 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 June 2019
... concerns about baseline between-county differences, we were still vigilant about differing trends across counties that could confound the results. To address this, we included control variables measuring the county-level change in population (percentage change), unemployment rate, median household income...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 355–392.
Published: 01 June 2016
... relatively few cross-national analyses of the public share of health spending. Compared to the vast literatures on welfare effort or programs like pensions and unemployment insurance, there is a need for further research. The shortage of cross-national research on the public share begs the question of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 517–540.
Published: 01 June 1992
.... Dorwart, and E. Schnell. 1991 . State Purchase of Mental Health Care: Models and Motivations for Maintaining Accountability. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 14 : 387 -403. Dooley , D. , and R. Catalano. 1988 . Recent Research on the Psychological Effects of Unemployment. Journal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 February 1986
... and, hence, on the level of health hazards in different firms and industries at any point in time. For any given level of unemployment and consumer demand for products, different employers manifest different levels of willingness to lay off workers, close their plant, and move elsewhere, as...