Employers and Labor Market

Benefits of Slower Health Care Cost Growth for Massachusetts Employees and Employers

Report by Jon Gruber at MIT simulating the benefits to employees – in terms of wages and take home pay – and to employers should health care costs grow more in line with growth in the economy. (April 2012) 

State Reform Dominates Boston Health Care Market Dynamics

Report from the Center for Studying Health System Change on the impact of Boston’s teaching hospitals on health care spending, rate reviews in the small group market, and the changing nature of the health care safety net. (September 2010)