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作者 Thomason, Terry
書名 Workers' compensation : benefits, costs, and safety under alternative insurance arrangements / Terry Thomason, Timothy P. Schmidle, John F. Burton, Jr
出版項 Kalamazoo, Mich. : W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2001
國際標準書號 0880992174
9780880992176
0880992182
9780880992183
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  368.41 T3688 2001    在架上    30500101232166
說明 xvii, 457 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-441) and indexes
1. Introduction -- Overview of Workers' Compensation -- Objectives of the Workers' Compensation Programs -- 2. Developments in Workers' Compensation since 1960 -- Benefits and Costs -- Insurance Arrangements -- 3. Measuring Employers' Costs -- Alternative Measures of Employers' Costs -- Cost Methodology -- Cost Data -- 4. Benefit Adequacy versus Affordability -- Accounting Model of Employer Costs -- Cost Regression Model -- Regression Results -- Benefit Adequacy versus Affordability -- 5. Employer Costs -- Theoretical Considerations -- Regression Analyses -- 6. Effect of Workers' Compensation Insurance Regulation -- Economic Theory of Rate Regulation -- Empirical Research on Rate Regulation -- 7. Effect of Workers' Compensation Insurance Regulation -- Employer Cost Specification -- Employer Costs: Regression Results -- Market Structure and Rate Regulation -- Market Structure Regressions -- Conclusions about the Effect of Deregulation -- 8. Insurance Arrangements and Workplace Safety -- Economic Theory of Work Accidents -- Injury Rate Regression Model -- Regression Results: Public versus Private Provision -- Danzon-Harrington Hypothesis -- Injury Rates and Rate Regulation -- Effect of Insurance Arrangements on Injury Rates -- 9. Conclusions -- Cost Methodology -- Benefit Adequacy versus Affordability -- Delivery System Efficiency -- Injury Prevention -- Policy Implications -- Appendix A. Data on Workers' Compensation Costs, Benefits, and Insurance Arrangements -- Appendix B. Insurance Terminology -- Appendix C. Detailed Methodology for Measuring Employers' Costs of Workers' Compensation Insurance -- Appendix D. Benefit Index Methodology -- Appendix E. Insurance Cycle -- Appendix F. Insurance Commission Survey -- Appendix G. Supplemental Regression Results -- About the Institute
主題 Workers' compensation -- United States -- States
Workers' compensation -- Law and legislation -- United States -- States
Employers' liability insurance -- United States -- States
Employers' liability -- United States -- States
Alt Author Schmidle, Timothy P., 1953-
Burton, John F
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