by Jeremy Nighohossian, Andrew J. Rettenmaier, and Zijun Wang
National Center for Policy Analysis
March 29, 2013
Before moving forward with implementation of the Affordable Care Act, it is important to consider how spending from state to state varies in terms of the health care sector’s size relative to the states’ economies, and to examine how the sizes of the states’ health care sectors have evolved over time.



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