The phenomenon of regression to the mean might seriously bias estimates of the impact of hospital rate setting laws. We examine this problem and find that, while estimates for individual states may be effectiveness of rate setting laws are not strongly affected, estimates for individual states may be skewed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Journal of Health Economics|
|State||Published - Jun 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Health Policy
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health