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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.
Author(s): Victor R. Fuchs
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Volume 62, Issue 2 (pages 143–166) Published in 1984
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