Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Academic Program Adviser
The non-medical use of prescription opioids has become the fastest growing drug problem in the United States. This paper examines the effect of the ACA's dependent coverage provision on the prevalence of prescription opioid misuse and abuse along with the mechanism driving the results.
Carrillo, Christian, "The Effect of the Dependent Coverage Provision of the Affordable Care Act on Opioid Use and Abuse" (2019). CUNY Academic Works.