Health

The Future of Social Welfare in America

1989. The American Assembly

From the 1989 Assembly on The Future of Social Welfare in America, this report advocates improved access to high-quality health care while containing costs, an improved education system with greater involvement of the private sector, and efforts to reform welfare dependency.

Health Care and Its Costs

This 1986 Assembly debated the causes of and solutions to rapidly escalting medical insurance and hospital costs. Carl J. Schramm, formerly President of the Kauffman Foundation and now a University Professor at Syracuse University, directed the Assembly and edited the resulting book.

The Future of Social Welfare in America

A1989 Assembly that discussed strategies for improving access to high-quality health care (while containing costs), strengthening the education system (in part via greater involvement of the private sector), and the reduction of welfare dependency.

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