Article by Professor Hoffman Named Among Most Notable Employee Benefits Articles of 2013

July 28, 2014 -- An article by Assistant Professor of Law Allison Hoffman was named by Tax Notes as one of the most notable articles on employee benefits published in 2013. The article selected wasRetiree Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: A Study of Consumer Expectations and Policy Implications (with Howell E. Jackson), 39 American Journal of Law and Medicine 1-72 (2013). “Retiree Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: A Study of Consumer Expectations and Policy Implications,” (with Howell E. Jackson), 39 American Journal of Law and Medicine 1 (2013). In addition, Professor Hoffman’s article “Health Care Spending and Financial Security after the Affordable Care Act,” 92 North Carolina Law Review 101 (2014), was named as one of the best works of recent scholarship relating to health law in a review published by Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots).

Professor Hoffman, whose research explores the role of regulation and the welfare state in promoting health and well-being, teaches Health Care Law and Policy, Torts and a seminar on Health Insurance and Reform. She is also a faculty associate at the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research. Immediately prior to joining the UCLA Law faculty in 2010, she was a fellow at Harvard’s Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics.