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Current projections predict a rise in Medicare spending from 2.6% of gross domestic product in 2008 to 9.2% in 2050.

Goldman, Dana P., et al. Modeling the Health and Medical Care Spending of the Future Elderly. RAND Corp; http://www.rand.org/pubs/research_briefs/RB9324/

Reference

Title
Modeling the Health and Medical Care Spending of the Future Elderly
Publication
RAND Research Briefs
Publisher
RAND Corp.
Authors
Goldman, Dana P., et al.
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Future Economic Burden

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