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1.В See Appendix A for a list of conference participants, a conference agenda, and brief biographical sketches of the conference speakers.
2.В This paper is available on the Internet at [aspe.hhs.gov/hsp/ccquality00/index.htm]
3.В "Crowd out" refers to the extent to which publicly funded services replace privately funded ones without increasing overall use by the target population. For example, despite increases in publicly funded child health insurance in recent years, the proportion of children without insurance coverage has remained constant, while the use of private health insurance has fallen by the same amount that the use of public insurance has risen. This suggests the possibility that public insurance is "crowding out" private insurance (Currie 2001).
4.В This rationale elicited disagreement among some conference participants who argued that many parents struggle to balance multiple demands. In general, economists were more comfortable than those from other disciplines with viewing parents as potential imperfect agents.