Healthcare

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Unfortunately, both sides are pursuing the wrong goals. The pursuit of one form or another of third-party payment for health care services has removed most incentives for consumers to be careful about how they spend money.

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Many people regard the welfare state as a great achievement. Yet few recognize that the larger the welfare state becomes, the more the beneficiaries themselves must bear the costs. The beneficiaries must pay for what they receive, and they also bear the administrative expenses and must pay for the rent-seeking of special interest groups that exploit the system for their own benefit.

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Bizarre prescription drug names emerge from the perfect storm that can only be created when complex government regulation, big corporations, and high-priced consultants come together.

Friday, September 29th, 2017

While there is no substitute for free markets to truly contain health care costs, many factors complicate the debate.

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

The American Health Care Act, the House bill intended to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), is frequently opposed on the grounds that it cuts taxes for the rich.

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

By now we should have figured out the cure for what ails the American health care system: a regimen of unadulterated competition. It’s just what the doctor (of sound economics, that is) would order.

Monday, June 4th, 2012

Research Reports

Vol. LXXIX, No. 10 | June 4, 2012

Don’t be fooled by overly optimistic projections. It’s even worse than you think.

by AIER Research Staff

Monday, April 5th, 2010

Research Reports - 04/05/2010

Friday, March 26th, 2010
A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece on the effect the new healthcare bill will have on your money, namely, the inflation that will result when the new system begins to run over the budget.
Friday, March 5th, 2010
Last August, Ramesh Ponnuru, senior editor for National Review magazine and a contributor to many leading newspapers such as the New York Times, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal, published a Ti
Thursday, October 15th, 2009

Research Reports - 10/19/2009

Monday, May 5th, 2008

Research Reports - 05/05/2008

Also:
Price Inflation is Costing More than the Government Claims
Business Cycle Conditons

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Research Reports - 10/15/2007

Also:
Warning: Army Corps of Engineers Project Ahead*

Monday, June 4th, 2007

Research Reports - 06/04/2007

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Business-Cycle Conditions

Monday, February 26th, 2007

Research Reports - 02/26/2007

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Business-Cycle Conditions

Monday, March 14th, 2005

Research Reports - 2005, Issue: 05

Monday, June 28th, 2004

Research Reports - 2004, Issue: 12

Also:
The Growth of Bandwidth Markets: Regulate or Get Out of the Way?
Business-Cycle Conditions

Thursday, April 1st, 2004

Economic Bulletin

Vol. XLIV, no. 4 | April 2004

Monday, August 11th, 2003

Research Reports - 2003, Issue: 15

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Sticker Price Shock

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