Policy Watch: The Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan
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AbstractThis short feature describes the Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan (FEHBP), which provides health insurance benefits to active and retired federal employees and their dependents. The article discusses the FEHBP as a touchstone for research on employment-based health insurance and as a touchstone for health policy reform.
CitationFeldman, Roger, Kenneth E. Thorpe, and Bradley Gray. 2002. "Policy Watch: The Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan." Journal of Economic Perspectives, 16 (2): 207-217. DOI: 10.1257/0895330027201
- J45 Public Sector Labor Markets
- I18 Health: Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health