a Seminar

Thursday, 05/18/2023 to 05/18/2023.   ARCHIVED EVENT

Gateway to Global Aging Data8am US Pacific Time, 11am US Eastern Time, and 5pm Central European Time

Joan Costa-Font, London School of Economics, will be presenting “Are Long Term Care Subsidies and Supports Productive? Effects on Health and Wellbeing”.

Please join the seminar using the following Zoom link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/92657349655

We examine whether the extension of LTC subsidies and supports produce any health and wellbeing returns. We show that SAAD, a reform that universalized subsidies and in Spain impacted survival, mental health, subjective longevity and life expectancy. Furthermore, we document that indeed the effect differs by the effectiveness at the implementation of SAAD. Finally, we provide an estimate of the cost-effectiveness of SAAD.