Session 46:
Social Insurance and Health

Thursday, March 30
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
San Bernardino
Lobby Level

Chair: John W. R. Phillips, National Institute on Aging (NIA), NIH
Discussant: Darius N. Lakdawalla, RAND
Discussant: Neeraj Sood, RAND

  1. Welfare Reform and Indirect Impacts on HealthMarianne Bitler, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC); Hilary W. Hoynes, University of California, Davis

  2. Pent-up Demand and the Discovery of New Health Conditions after Medicare EnrollmentJody Schimmel, Northeastern University

  3. The Effect of Disability Insurance on Health InvestmentPerry Singleton, University of Maryland

  4. Are There Health Returns to Transfer Income? An Instrumental Variable ApproachKate W. Strully, Harvard School of Public Health

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