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The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan


  • Dean Baker


The Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) was passed in 2003 to reform the Medicare system, but the result was an inefficient set of rules and regulations. This report projects the savings from a drug benefit program that was designed with efficiency in mind.

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  • Dean Baker, 2006. "The Savings from an Efficient Medicare Drug Plan," CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs 2006-01, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR).
  • Handle: RePEc:epo:papers:2006-01

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    1. Heather Boushey, 2008. "Family Friendly Policies: Helping Mothers Make Ends Meet," Review of Social Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 66(1), pages 51-70.
    2. Heather Boushey & Dean Baker & David Rosnick, 2005. "Gender Bias in the Current Economic Recovery? Declining Employment Rates for Women in the 21st Century," CEPR Reports and Issue Briefs 2005-24, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR).
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