Panel: The Politics of Implementing the Affordable Care Act
(The Impact of Politics on the Policy Process)

Thursday, November 7, 2013: 9:45 AM-11:15 AM
Plaza II (Ritz Carlton)

*Names in bold indicate Presenter

Panel Chairs:  Frank Thompson, Rutgers University
Discussants:  Michael Doonan, Brandeis University
Medicaid Middle-Class Politics and Public Opinion
Colleen Grogan, University of Chicago

Comparative Effectiveness Research and Public Opinion: The Politics of Building Support for the Obama Administration's Effort to Learn What Works Best in Medicine
Alan S. Gerber, Yale University, Eric Patashnik, University of Virginia and Conor Dowling, University of Mississippi

Early Implementation of State Health Insurance Exchanges
Elizabeth Rigby and Jake Haselwerdt, George Washington University