The U.S. has a decentralized health care system. This means that depending on your health plan, you may have ..
In a new NEJM Catalyst Buzz Survey, the question of who is the biggest driver of high healthcare costs ..
While most patients in Medicare use the traditional fee-for-service route, a growing percentage of Medicare ..
In econ-speak, we are looking to measure the elasticity of plan switching with respect to premium increases. ..
Having health insurance is great. It largely protects people against financial losses that accrue when ..
There have been a number of moves to try to move California towards a single payer system. A single-payer ..
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and the Trump administration are proposing new regulations ..
A proposal was recently released by the Center for American Progress (CAP) for Medicare Extra, an enhanced ..
That is the title of my latest blog post in Health Affairs with co-author Mark Linthicum. The premise ..