Forbes: "Interactive Map: In 13 States Plus D.C., Obamacare Will Increase Health Premiums By 24%, On Average"
The Apothecary, With Avik Roy
Insights into health care and entitlement reform.
9/04/2013 @ 12:01AM
Interactive Map: In 13 States Plus D.C., Obamacare Will Increase Health Premiums By 24%, On Average
Avik Roy, Contributor
Obamacare makes many significant changes to the U.S. health-care system, but one category of change stands out above all others: the degree to which the law reshapes the market for individually-purchased health insurance. Will the “Affordable Care Act” live up to its name and make health insurance less expensive? To help the public understand the impact of Obamacare on individual-market premiums, my Manhattan Institute colleagues and I have crunched the numbers and created an interactive, state-by-state map, where you can find out how Obamacare affects insurance rates where you live. The results may surprise you. Read more…