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A two-tiered disability benefit system could be used to not discourage work

By Hicbd
Thu Nov 15 2012 5:02 pm

A two-tiered disability system, which has been used successfully in Europe, could begin with a temporary program requiring beneficiaries to participate in rehabilitation, receive regular assessments, and prepare for reemployment. Those who demonstrate that they cannot work could become eligible for permanent disability benefits.

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http://www.cbpp.org/cms/index.cfm?fa=view&id=3818
http://www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v62n3/v62n3p41.pdf
http://www.cbo.gov/sites/default/files/cbofiles/attachments/43421-DisabilityInsurance_print.pdf

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Poverty U.S. Mental Health Services U.S. Disability Benefits (SSI and SSDI) Disability Benefits

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