Mark Shepard
JOHN F. KENNEDY SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT, HARVARD UNIVERSITY. Assistant Professor of Public Policy. Research interests include health care markets, with topics at the intersection of health, industrial organization, and public economics.

Evidence on the Value of Medicaid

July 2, 2017

The Issue:

The largest increase in health insurance coverage from the Affordable Care Act (ACA) came from expanding Medicaid. The proposals to repeal and replace the ACA from both the House and the Senate dramatically cut the Medicaid program, with spending reduced by an estimated $772-834 billion over a decade and ...
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