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  • "The overall spread of health insurance between 1950 and 1990 may be able to explain at least 40 percent of that period's dramatic rise...

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Finkelstein, Amy and Robin McKnight. "What Did Medicare Do? The Initial Impact of Medicare on Mortality and Out of Pocket Medical Spending." Journal of Public Economics 92 (2008): 1644-1669.

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