Hospital Cost Shifting, a Continuing Debate uri icon


  • This Issue Brief examines the evidence on hospital cost shifting. It defines cost shifting, explores the incentives facing hospitals and payers, reviews and critiques the new evidence on cost shifting, and discusses the policy concerns that arise from the new learning.

author list (cited authors)

  • Morrisey, M. A.

citation count

  • 15

complete list of authors

  • Morrisey, MA