No Widespread Increase in Cost of Individual Health Insurance Policies Under Affordable Care Act
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August 29, 2013
"The federal Affordable Care Act will lead to an increase in health insurance coverage and higher enrollment among people who purchase individual policies, according to a new RAND Corporation study.
While there have been some reports that the cost of individual policies may jump sharply under health reform, a RAND analysis of 10 states and the United States overall predicts that there will be no widespread premium increase in the individual health insurance market." (MORE) http://www.rand.org/news/press/2013/08/29/index1.html