Brief Rising Unemployment and Medicaid
Bowen Garrett, John Holahan
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In this analysis, the authors estimate the effect of increased unemployment rates on Medicaid enrollment, the impact of increased enrollment on Medicaid expenditures, and simulate the effects that increased federal matching rates might have on state Medicaid expenditures.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Health and health care
Tags Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Health insurance
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