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Study: The effects of legislative reforms on California workers' compensation insurance rates

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Table of contents Acrobat image
Preface Acrobat image
Acronyms and abbreviations Acrobat image
Executive summary Acrobat image

Chapter 1 Acrobat image Background leading to workers' compensation reforms
Chapter 2 Acrobat image Scope and approach
Chapter 3 Acrobat image Claims savings generated by reforms
Chapter 4 Acrobat image Effects of reforms on insurance rates
Chapter 5 Acrobat image Effects of reforms on insurance industry surplus and solvency
Chapter 6 Acrobat image Insurance marketplace and competition
Chapter 7 Acrobat image Adequacy and accuracy of rates
Chapter 8 Acrobat image Evaluation of reforms in other states
Chapter 9 Acrobat image Evaluation of regulatory structure
Chapter 10 Acrobat image Areas of further research

Appendix A Acrobat image
Appendix B Acrobat image
Appendix C Acrobat image
Appendix D Acrobat image
Appendix E Acrobat image
Appendix F Acrobat image
Appendix G Acrobat image
Appendix H Acrobat image
Appendix I Acrobat image
Appendix J Acrobat image
Appendix K Acrobat image
Appendix L Acrobat image

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March 2006