Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

The Devil May Be in the Details: How the Characteristics of SCHIP Programs Affect Take-Up

The paper explores whether the specific design of a states Childrens Health Insurance Program has contributed to its success in meeting two objectives: namely, whether the program has been successful in reducing the proportion of the targeted population that is uninsured and whether this has been accomplished without a significant reduction in private coverage.

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: La Follette School Working Paper No. 2003-001
  • Author(s): Barbara Wolfe, Scott Scrivner with Andrew Snyder