Health screening provides information on disease risk and diagnosis, but whether this promotes health is unclear.
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Knowing Is Not Half the Battle: Impacts of Information from the National Health Screening Program in Korea
Contemporaneous and Long-Term Effects of Children’s Public Health Insurance Expansions on Supplemental Security Income Participation
We assess how increased Medicaid generosity affects participation in SSI. In states where SSI recipients did not automatically receive Medicaid, expansions in public health insurance coverage significantly decreased applications and awards. In the long-term, increased Medicaid eligibility during childhood...
Moving Beyond Statistical Significance: The BASIE (BAyeSian Interpretation of Estimates) Framework for Interpreting Findings from Impact Evaluations
This brief describes an alternative framework for interpreting impact estimates, known as the BAyeSian Interpretation of Estimates (BASIE).
Proposed Changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program: Waivers to Work-Related Time Limits
This issue brief, the third in a series of briefs analyzing the impact of proposed changes to SNAP, provides background on SNAP work requirements, time limits, and proposed regulatory changes.