Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Seminar to discuss Affordable Care Act

Economist Barbara Wolfe and first-year student Maria Serakos and will speak on "The Affordable Care Act: One Year Later" in a noon seminar on Tuesday, November 25, in the La Follette School conference room.

Wolfe and Serakos will talk about what has been learned about the ACA in terms of increasing coverage, access to health care, health and broader effects such as labor market changes. They will review lessons of the 2010 health coverage expansion to young adults and the 2014 expansions. They will discuss datasets available to study the effects in the longer term.