April 1, 2012
The report finds that declines in ESI have been greater for low-income than high-income families, and greater for small firms than large ones. Additionally, low-income people working in large firms experienced large declines in ESI, where as high-income people in large firms experienced relatively small declines.
June 1, 2011
Report finds that ACA will likely help reverse these trends due largely to the introduction of the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) and reforms to health insurance markets.
March 1, 2010
Report examines the effects on coverage, costs, and small employer decisions to offer insurance under different scenarios for general increases in individual and ESI premiums.
June 1, 2009
Employee-sponsored insurance (ESI) accounts for over 90 percent of private health insurance in the United States. This article explores how reforms to the broader health care system might affect ESI.
December 2, 2008
More than one in three small business owners (36%) said that rising costs are likely to cause them to cut some portion of health insurance benefits for their employees.
November 1, 1996
Program Result Report
The University of Michigan School of Public Health conducted Phase II of the Small Business Benefits Study by resurveying the small business respondents with respect to their businesses, their benefits and their employees.