"Though Much is Taken" -- Reflections on Aging, Health, and Medical Care

  title={"Though Much is Taken" -- Reflections on Aging, Health, and Medical Care},
  author={Victor R. Fuchs},
  journal={NBER Working Paper Series},
  • V. Fuchs
  • Published 1984
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • NBER Working Paper Series
Public policies regarding health care for the elderly--including the Medicare program--are reconsidered with respect to six critical areas: the number of elderly, their health status, use of medical care, labor force participation, income, and their living arrangements. 
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