How will the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act affect liability insurance costs?

"This report identifies potential mechanisms through which the Affordable Care Act (ACA) might affect liability claim costs and develops rough estimates of the size and direction of expected impacts as of 2016. Overall, effects of the ACA appear likely to be small relative to aggregate auto, wo...

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Main Authors: Auerbach, David I., Heaton, Paul (Author), Brantley, Ian (Author)
Corporate Author: Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Monica, CA RAND Corporation [2014]©2014, 2014
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:"This report identifies potential mechanisms through which the Affordable Care Act (ACA) might affect liability claim costs and develops rough estimates of the size and direction of expected impacts as of 2016. Overall, effects of the ACA appear likely to be small relative to aggregate auto, workers' compensation, and medical malpractice insurer payouts, but some states and insurance lines may experience cost changes as high as 5 percent or more"--Publisher's description
Item Description:"RAND Institute for Civil Justice.". - Title from PDF title page (viewed on May 6, 2014)
Physical Description:1 online resource