Self-employment and the role of health insurance in the U.S.

  title={Self-employment and the role of health insurance in the U.S.},
  author={Gulcin Gumus and Tracy L. Regan},
Field Editor: S. Parker tax deductions left entry decisions largely unaffected, they had limited effects on exits. Thus, We investigate the role of health insurance coverage in explaining transitions in and out of entrepreneurship in the U.S. We first consider the effect of individual coverage, along with that from a spouse, on the likelihood of entry and exit. Next, we examine the tax deductions granted to the self-employed through amendments made to the 1986 Tax Reform Act. Using the Current… CONTINUE READING


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