Understanding the Economy, Security,
and How Public Policies Affect Them
Events

December 7, 2016:

The National Press Club
529 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20045


The Medicare Part D program, shepherded through Congress by President George W. Bush, turned 10 this year. The program has given more than 23 million U.S. retirees federally supported access to private coverage for prescription drugs. After a decade of experience, what do we know about Part D's impact on health outcomes, public spending and pharmaceutical innovation?

In a new report for the Progressive Policy Institute (PPI), economist Robert Shapiro provides a comprehensive answer to these questions based on a review of authoritative studies and his own calculations.. For more information, click here. here.

REQUEST
DR. ROBERT SHAPIRO OR
DR. PAUL STOCKTON
FOR EVENT