Helen Levy

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Link to:Levy testifies in front of the House Ways and Means Committee on the Affordable Care Act's definition of full time employment
Jan 30, 2014
At the House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee hearing on " The Impact of the Employer Mandate's Definition[...]
Link to:Levy remarks on impact of ACA subsidies and rollout glitches
Oct 18, 2013
Nearly one month into the rollout of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Helen Levy responds to criticisms about the[...]
Link to:Levy explains why ACA unlikely to impact health care coverage provided by employers
Oct 16, 2013
In a UPI article , Helen Levy addresses concerns about how health care reform will impact coverage provided by[...]


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Overview Traditional measures of poverty are based on income: if income is below a given threshold, then the family is determined to be poor. Some economists have suggested that a family's well-being is better measured by their total spending rather than their total income. That is, some families can have a satisfactory standard of living even if they have low current income. This may be due to the fact that the family can support consumption by drawing down assets.
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Helen Levy , University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and NPC Visiting Scholar. Read What do People Buy When They Don't Buy Health Insurance, and What Does That Say About Why They Are Uninsured?
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