Research on effects of government programs concerning health care for poor

This Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant will support the first comprehensive study of the effects on the health care system of the government investment in Medicare, Medicaid and the health programs of the Office of Economic Opportunity. The study will be directed by Karen Davis, PhD, an economist with a specific interest in health research.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $119,200.00

Awarded on: 10/26/1972

Time frame: 1/1/1973 - 12/31/1974

Grant Number: 37


Brookings Institution

1775 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
Washington, 20036-2103


Karen Davis
Project Director