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Unformatted text preview: Who Pays? Tax subsidy Employer mandates Impacts of Tie Uninsured Insurance and Employment Angela Fertig Spring 2010 Angela Fertig Insurance and Employment Who Pays? Tax subsidy Employer mandates Impacts of Tie Uninsured Who Pays? 1 I Wage is determined by intersection of LD and LS I Health insurance paid by an employer shifts back the LD curve by the per unit cost of the benefit (z) I If workers value the benefit exactly z, then the LS curve shifts out by z wage falls by z, employment stays the same Angela Fertig Insurance and Employment Who Pays? Tax subsidy Employer mandates Impacts of Tie Uninsured Who Pays? graph 1 Angela Fertig Insurance and Employment Who Pays? Tax subsidy Employer mandates Impacts of Tie Uninsured Who Pays? 2 I If workers value the benefit more than z (group plan is better), then LS shifts out by more than z wage falls by more than z, employment increases I Workers pay for insurance with lower wages!...
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course HPAM 8600 taught by Professor Ferig during the Spring '11 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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