Public Policy Issue Briefs

Work Group on Medicare Expansion issue brief discussing the actuarial aspects and potential impact of the Clinton Administration proposal to expand the Medicare program to allow certain individuals between the ages of 55 and 64 to participate on a voluntary "buy-in" basis. The buy-in expansion is intended to be essentially self-supporting financially when viewed over the lifetime of program participants. (January 1, 1998)
Task Force on Genetic Testing issue brief on risk classification in voluntary life insurance. (June 2, 1997)
Work Group on Medical Malpractice Reform issue brief providing an analysis of the impact of state reforms and offering comments to state and federal officials when considering national tort reform. (November 30, 1996)