LDI Fellows work on how to optimize insurance, provider, and supplier markets for affordable, accessible quality health care. They explore issues including the role of insurance design in promoting access and value, the effects of rising out-of-pocket costs, and the impact of the Affordable Care Act.
Allison Hoffman, an expert on health care law and policy, examines some of the most important legal and social issues of our time, including health insurance regulation, the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and retiree health care expenses, and Medicaid and long-term care.
This report examines five states' efforts to expand health coverage. It explores the context and climate for reform within the state, stakeholder involvement, political coalitions, financing, and possible opposition. Learn more about the work of the partnership between Penn LDI and United States of Care.
Stark partisan divide on some policy goals, agreement on others
Study finds 11 percent reduction in the number of loans taken out each month
How different approaches compare
Substantial Impact of Carrier Exits
New evidence to guide policy
A Health Affairs blog
What are the policy options?
Who gained coverage, and implications for access
Law had little effect on labor market outcomes
What has the ACA done to "bend the cost curve"?