A continuous coverage requirement aims to discourage individuals from waiting until they become sick to buy insurance. This works well in theory. But there is little evidence on how it might work in practice.
Jan 4, 2017
In the United States and other countries that do not have national health systems, employers often offer health insurance as a benefit to employees. RAND has examined how employer-sponsored health insurance impacts economic and social factors such as entrepreneurs and small businesses, national-level health care costs, industry economic performance, and labor market conditions.