New Paper: The Role of Clinics in Determining Older Recent Immigrants’ Use of Health Services

New publication from Emma Aguila: “The Role of Clinics in Determining Older Recent Immigrants’ Use of Health Services”

Older adults represent an increasing share of adults legally admitted to the U.S. [1]. The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act (PRWORA) of 1996 bars immigrants admitted as lawful permanent residents who have been in the U.S. < 5 years (hereafter referred to as recent immigrants) from receiving federally-funded Medicaid. States have the option of providing Medicaid benefits regardless of duration in the U.S. but few provide comprehensive coverage ...

Welcome to Emma Aguila

Bedrosian welcomes our new faculty affiliate, Emma Aguila is an Assistant Professor at the USC Sol Price School of Public of Policy. Dr. Aguila brings to the center an expertise in economics of aging, labor economics, applied econometrics, program evaluation, and development economics. Recent work with the RAND Center for the Study of Aging looks…