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Matthew Buettgens

buettgensMatthew Buettgens, Ph.D., is a mathematician leading the development of the Urban Institute’s Health Insurance Policy Simulation (HIPSM) model.  The model is currently being used to provide technical assistance for health reform implementation in Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, Virginia, and Washington as well as to the federal government.  His recent work includes a number of papers analyzing various aspects of national health insurance reform, both nationally and state-by-state.  Topics have included the costs and savings of health reform for both federal and state governments, state-by-state analysis of changes in health insurance coverage and the remaining uninsured, the effect of reform on employers, the role of the individual mandate, the affordability of coverage under health insurance exchanges, and the implications of age rating for the affordability of coverage.  Dr. Buettgens was previously a major developer of the HIRSM model—the predecessor to HIPSM—used in the design of the 2006 roadmap to universal health insurance coverage in the state of Massachusetts.

 

 
 

Publications by Matthew Buettgens

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Halbig v Burwell: Potential Implications for ACA Coverage and Subsidies (Policy Briefs/Health Policy Briefs)
Linda J. Blumberg, John Holahan, Matthew Buettgens
Posted: July 17, 2014Availability: HTML | PDF

The ACA and America's Cities: Fewer Uninsured and More Federal Dollars (Policy Briefs/Timely Analysis of Health Policy Issues)
Matthew Buettgens, Jay Dev
Posted: June 19, 2014Availability: HTML

Measuring Medicaid/CHIP Enrollment Progress Under the Affordable Care Act (Research Report)
Lisa Dubay, Genevieve M. Kenney, Matthew Buettgens, Jay Dev, Erik Wengle, Nathaniel Anderson
Posted: June 13, 2014Availability: HTML | PDF

Eligibility for Assistance and Projected Changes in Coverage Under the ACA: Variation Across States : May 2014 Update (Policy Briefs/Timely Analysis of Health Policy Issues)
Matthew Buettgens, Genevieve M. Kenney, Hannah Recht
Posted: May 28, 2014Availability: HTML | PDF

Why Not Just Eliminate the Employer Mandate? (Policy Briefs/Timely Analysis of Health Policy Issues)
Linda J. Blumberg, John Holahan, Matthew Buettgens
Posted: May 09, 2014Availability: HTML | PDF

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