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Do report cards tell consumers anything they don"t already know?

Leemore S. Dafny

Do report cards tell consumers anything they don"t already know?

the case of Medicare HMOs

by Leemore S. Dafny

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Health maintenance organizations -- United States.,
    • Medicare.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLeemore Dafny, David Dranove.
      SeriesNBER working paper series ;, working paper 11420, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 11420.
      ContributionsDranove, David., National Bureau of Economic Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3478390M
      LC Control Number2005618404

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Do report cards tell consumers anything they don"t already know? by Leemore S. Dafny Download PDF EPUB FB2

Do Report Cards Tell Consumers Anything They Don't Already Know. The Case of Medicare HMOs Leemore Dafny, David Dranove. NBER Working Paper No.

Issued in JuneRevised in October NBER Program(s):Economics of Aging, Health Care. Do Report Cards Tell Consumers Anything They Don't Already Know. The Case of Medicare HMOs Leemore Dafny and David Dranove NBER Working Paper No.

JuneRevised October JEL No. D8,H4,I1 ABSTRACT The use of government-mandated report cards to diminish uncertainty about the quality of products and services is widespread. Get this from a library. Do report cards tell consumers anything they don't already know?: the case of Medicare HMOs.

[Leemore S Dafny; David Dranove; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- "The use of government-mandated report cards to diminish uncertainty about the quality of various products and services is widespread.

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