Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration

The Effect of Medicaid Premiums on Enrollment: A Regression Discontinuity Approach—Journal of Health Economics

Laura Dague has been awarded the 21st Annual Health Care Research Award for her paper “The Effect of Medicaid Premiums on Enrollment: A Regression Discontinuity Approach” published in the Journal of Health Economics, May 2014. This paper demonstrates that adopting even a small monthly premium of $10 in Medicaid can cause low-income families to drop out of the program.