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Free for All?

Lessons from the RAND Health Insurance Experiment

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674319141

Publication Date: 02/01/1996

Short

504 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

11 line illustrations, 166 tables

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This study has more to tell us about health reform than any other that has occurred in the past or is likely to occur in the future. Free for All? represents the most monumental and seminal contribution in health care services research ever.—Deborah A. Freund, Health Affairs

There is little question that the Health Insurance Experiment has had a major influence on research and policy, and this study will prove a very useful reference for economists to the findings from that literature.—Randall P. Ellis, Journal of Economic Literature

[The RAND Study] remains the most important source of evidence about the behavior of individuals in response to health service charges.—Charles Normand, British Medical Journal

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