Universal Health Insurance

Jon Kingsdale talked about the progress of the Massachusetts plan to reduce the number of individuals without health… read more

Jon Kingsdale talked about the progress of the Massachusetts plan to reduce the number of individuals without health insurance. Mr. Kingsdale is the executive director of the Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector Authority which facilitates the purchase of health insurance for individuals and small businesses across New England. He was joined in discussion by Dean David Cutler, author of Your Money Or Your Life: Strong Medicine for America’s Health Care System.

The event “Towards Universal Health Insurance: Lessons from the Massachusetts Experiment” was co-sponsored by Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston, Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, and the Kennedy School Health Policy Professional Interest Council, Harvard University. close

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  • Cutler, David Professor Harvard University->Applied Economics
  • Glaeser, Edward L. Director Harvard University->Taubman (A. Alfred) Center for State and Local Government
  • Kingsdale, Jon Executive Director Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector
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Universal Health Insurance

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Public Affairs Event
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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Mar 26, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 1, 2008

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  • Mar 26, 2008 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 28, 2008 | 2:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 01, 2008 | 6:34am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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