Medicaid Eligibility Thresholds and Minimum Wage Laws: The Impact of State Policy Decisions on Health Insurance Coverage, Out-of-Pocket Spending, and Access to Care

Monday, June 11, 2018: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Azalea - Garden Level (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Chair:
Andrew Mulcahy
10:00 AM
Medicaid vs. Marketplace Coverage for Near-Poor Adults: Effects on Out-of-Pocket Spending and Coverage

Author(s): Fredric Blavin; Michael Karpman; Genevieve Kenney; Benjamin D. Sommers

Discussant: Andrew Mulcahy

10:20 AM
The Impact of Changes in Medicaid Eligibility Thresholds on Duration of Health Insurance Coverage and Access to Health Care

Author(s): Heather M. Dahlen; Sharon K. Long; Michel H. Boudreaux

Discussant: Marguerite Burns

10:40 AM
Do Minimum Wage Changes Affect Employer-Sponsored Insurance Coverage?

Author(s): Christine Eibner; Michael Dworsky; Xiaoyu Nie; Jeffrey B. Wenger

Discussant: Thomas Buchmueller