Brief Could Subsidizing COBRA Health Insurance Coverage Help Most Low-Income Unemployed?
Stephen Zuckerman, Jennifer M. Haley, Matthew Fragale
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In response to the accelerating economic downturn, the Bush Administration and Congress are developing an economic stimulus package. A number of proposals include temporary assistance to laid off workers to preserve their health insurance coverage between jobs.
Research Areas Health and health care Wealth and financial well-being Social safety net
Tags Health insurance Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Private insurance Wages and nonwage compensation Unemployment and unemployment insurance
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