The Affordable Care Act has doubled the cost of individual health insurance

By Edmund Haislmaier and Abigail Slagle  ·  Sep 23, 2021

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), known as Obamacare, produced major dislocations in the individual (non-group) health insurance market by imposing a raft of new mandates and regulations, coupled with new income-related coverage subsidies. The results have been not only reduced insurer choice and competition but also much higher health insurance premiums for millions of Americans.

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