Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

U.S. Health Care Reform: A Primer and an Assessment

The authors examine the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. They describe the existing structure of the U.S. health-care system, identify its major weaknesses, describe the primary features introduced by the act, and offer their appraisal of the reform.

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: La Follette School Working Paper No. 2010-013
  • Author(s): Robert Haveman and Barbara Wolfe