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Lanhee Chen On AirTalk

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia KPCC 89.3 (Southern California)
Monday, January 16, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses the possible changes to health insurance under President Trump.

Analysis and Commentary

Why Are Drug Prices So High?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Saturday, January 14, 2017

Economists have shown that the cost to get one drug to market successfully is now more than $2.8 billion. This cost has been growing at 7.5 percent per year, more than doubling every ten years. Most of this cost is due to FDA regulation.


Henry Miller On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, January 13, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses President-elect Trump asking R. F. Kennedy Jr. to Investigate Vaccine “Conspiracy Theory.” 

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The Libertarian: The Future of American Health Care

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, January 11, 2017

How Republicans can repeal and replace Obamacare without unleashing chaos.

In the News

A New In-Depth Analysis Of Anthem Breach

quoting Herbert Linvia
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Seven state insurance commissioners conclude in a new in-depth report that the massive cyberattack on Anthem Inc. was carried out by a hacker on behalf of a nation-state.

Analysis and Commentary

As Americans’ Life Expectancy Drops, We Need More Medical Innovation

by Henry I. Millervia National Review
Monday, January 9, 2017

Americans’ life expectancy has dropped, but technology and laws to encourage innovation can help.

In the News

Dems, GOP To Huddle On Future Of Obamacare

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia US News
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Democrats are painting Republicans as disorganized, while Republicans counter that Obamacare was failing under its own weight.

In the News

Moment Of Truth: Republicans Finally Get Their Chance On Obamacare

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia CNN
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Republicans have spent years bashing Obamacare. Now, they're about to own it.

Silas Palmer research fellow Yuan Tian
Analysis and Commentary

Silas Palmer Fellow And Former Hoover Research Assistant Uncovers The Rich History Of Medical Missions In China

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Silas Palmer research fellow and former Hoover research assistant Yuan Tian uses Hoover collections to uncover the history of European and North American medical missions to West China at the turn of the twentieth century.

Analysis and Commentary

Mark Warshawsky On Compensation, Health Care Costs, And Inequality

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, January 2, 2017

Economist and author Mark Warshawsky of George Mason University's Mercatus Center talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about his work on the role health care benefits play in measuring inequality.


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.