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    • Essays on health care reform, wealth inequality, and demography 

      Gomes, Diego Braz Pereira (2016-01-13)
      This thesis contains three chapters. The first chapter uses a general equilibrium framework to simulate and compare the long run effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and of health care costs ...
    • Health Care Reform or More Affordable Health Care? 

      Ferreira, Pedro Cavalcanti; Gomes, Diego Braz Pereira (Fundação Getulio Vargas. Escola de Pós-graduação em Economia, 2016-06-17)
      This article investigates the impact on the U.S. economy of making health care more affordable. We compare health care cost reductions with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) using a rich life cycle ...
    • Life Cycle Models, Heterogeneity of Initial Assets,and Wealth Inequality 

      Ferreira, Pedro Cavalcanti; Gomes, Diego Braz Pereira (Fundação Getulio Vargas. Escola de Pós-graduação em Economia, 2015-07-07)
      Life cycle general equilibrium models with heterogeneous agents have a very hard time reproducing the American wealth distribution. A common assumption made in this literature is that all young adults enter the economy ...
    • On the existence of stable population in life cycle models 

      Gomes, Diego Braz Pereira (Elsevier Science Sa, 2016-01)
      A common assumption adopted in life cycle general equilibrium models is that the population is stable at steady state, that is, its relative age distribution becomes constant overtime. An open question is whether the ...