TITLE

Medicare Monster Mash

AUTHOR(S)
Bailey, Ronald
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Reason;Feb2010, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the trends on Medicare costs and budgets in the U.S. which are based on the predictions of Steven Hayward and Erik Peterson that were cited in the journal "Reason" in January 1993.
ACCESSION #
47659523

 

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