HHS has a policy paper titled “Reforming America’s Healthcare System Through Choice and Competition“. ..
In the news, deaths from overdoses of opioids, heroin and fentanyl have been in the spotlight. Rightly ..
According to a February 2019 report, the Council of Economic Advisors proposes to improve health insurance ..
As I have done in previous years, below I review and comment on all of the President’s statements ..
In single payer systems, the problem of adverse selection in health insurance is solved because the single ..
Although the high cost of pharmaceuticals is often in the news, these costs are offset by improved health ..
In one of his first acts as California Governor, Gavin Newson has proposed a way to reduce drug price: ..
An interesting article in the N.Y. Times “Upshot” section by Austin Frakt argues that federal ..
In recent years, a number of states have legalized medical marijuana. While marijuana may not be good ..
Much of the discussions of the pros and cons of single payer systems are ideological. Single payer ..
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently proposed a rule to allow Medicare Advantage ..
A recent report from Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) found that for about 30 physician ..
Darius Lakdawalla has an very interesting review article in the Journal of Economic Literature on the Economics ..
The title of this post comes from a speech from Columbia health policy and management professor Lawrence ..
How are public and private insurance used in the real-world? The answer to this question varies across ..
The National Cancer Institute defines personalized medicine as “uses information about a person’s ..
Competition matters for markets…even health care markets. A paper by Van Parys (2018) relies on a database ..
In June of this year, CBO laid out the projected fiscal health of the federal budget over the coming ..
Foley & Lardner LLP’s (“Foley”) Bipartisan Public Policy Team is pleased to share our “Public ..
A number of studies have suggested that we are spending too much on end of life care. Consider this ..