Papers/abstracts for NBER Summer Institute due by March 14, 2014

Those wishing to participate in NBER’s Summer Institute — which will be held in Cambridge, MA, July 7 to July 25, 2014 — should submit a paper for program consideration, or an abstract, no later than March 14, 2014. Workshops will focus on the...

Uwe Reinhardt (Princeton) says replace individual insurance mandate

Rather than try (somewhat unsuccessfully) to force individuals to enroll in health insurance under ACA, Uwe Reinhardt says the government should motivate people to sign up by barring the uninsured from federally subsidized coverage at community-rated premiums. He...