Health Care Spending Growth and the Future of U.S. Tax Rates
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We are grateful for financial support to a grant from the National Institute on Aging P01-AG-19783, and to Jeff Brown, David Cutler, Chad Jones, Robert Hall, Louis Kaplow, Joyce Manchester, Tony Atkinson, and participants at the NBER Summer Institute and the 2010 Tax Policy and the Economy Conference for very helpful suggestions. We are also grateful for support by the U.S. Social Security Administration through grant #5RRC08098400-03-00 to the National Bureau of Economic Research as part of the SSA Retirement Research Consortium. The findings and conclusions expressed are solely those of the author(s) and do not represent the views of SSA, any agency of the Federal Government, or the NBER.