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Interviews

The Poor Health Of The Affordable Care Act: Richard Epstein

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Monday, November 2, 2015

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article Is Obamacare Sustainable?

Law, Healthcare, and Finance
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Scott Atlas On Opinion Journal

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Opinion Journal (Wall Street Journal)
Thursday, October 29, 2015

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas explains his proposal to fix the nation’s health care system. 

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Is Obamacare Sustainable?

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Monday, October 26, 2015

The marketplace’s uncertain response to the ACA suggests the program could unravel.

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Restoring Quality Health Care

by Scott W. Atlasvia Books by Hoover Fellows
Monday, October 26, 2015

Time is of the essence. America’s aging population will increasingly require medical care at an unprecedented level. Although extraordinary advances in technology offer great promise, the current trajectory of the health system, particularly under Obamacare, threatens both the sustainability of the system and the innovation essential to reaching its full potential.

Analysis and Commentary

Deaton On Medicare And Life Expectancy

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, October 16, 2015

The recent Nobel Prize winner, Angus Deaton, in his book, The Great Escape, writes: The very wealthy have little need for state-provided education or health care; they have every reason to support cuts in Medicare and to fight any increases in taxes.

Interviews

Sowell: There's A "Quiet Repeal Of The American Revolution"

interview with Thomas Sowellvia Laura Ingraham Show
Thursday, October 15, 2015

Hoover Institution fellow Thomas Sowell discusses the Democratic debate as well as his latest book Wealth, Poverty and Politics: An International Perspective.

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Wealth, Poverty And Politics

featuring Thomas Sowellvia Townhall
Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Dr. Thomas Sowell, my colleague and friend, told me several years ago that he wasn't going to write any more books, but that was two books ago, and now he has just published his 45th.

In the News

Book Review: ‘Wealth, Poverty And Politics: An International Perspective’

featuring Thomas Sowellvia Washington Times
Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Herewith, please find a persuasive case for laying to rest the politically combustible claims of those who argue that virtually any “income inequality” is per se “unfair.”

Analysis and Commentary

An Antidote For Escalating Drug Prices: 'Reciprocity' Of Regulatory Approvals

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes
Wednesday, October 14, 2015

The highly-publicized sudden 55-fold spike in the cost of the anti-parasite drug Daraprim has elevated drug pricing to the political realm–with unfortunate consequences.

Analysis and Commentary

Distinguishing Policy From Politics In The Cadillac Plan Tax

by Charles Blahousvia E21
Monday, October 5, 2015

The Affordable Care Act’s “Cadillac plan tax” has been much in the news of late.

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Health Care Policy Working Group


The Working Group on Health Care Policy devises public policies that enable more Americans to get better value for their health care dollar and foster appropriate innovations that will extend and improve life.