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Since the 1980s, policymakers and private health insurers have implemented various interventions aimed at “bending the cost curve.” But the long-term growth of health care expenditures as a share of the GDP has continued, with negative implications for American workers.
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From the Department of Economics, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (J.S.); the National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA (J.S.); New York University, New York (E.C.); and Stanford University (E.C.) and the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (V.R.F.), Stanford, and the Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles (V.R.F.) — all in California.

February 19, 2022
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp2114227

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