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Interviews

Lanhee Chen: What Would Trump Healthcare Look Like?

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia The Wall Street Journal
Friday, May 20, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses the possibility for healthcare reform under Donald Trump.

Interviews

Henry Miller On The John Batchelor Show (11:28)

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, May 20, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses the IARC and their research and statistical methods on cancer exposure, risk, and harm.

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The Right Cure To Health Care

by Scott W. Atlasvia Defining Ideas
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

It’s time to instill market-based competition, empower consumers, and reduce the federal government’s authority. 

Analysis and Commentary

Friday Night Video: Howard Root Fights A Criminal Charge And Wins

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Friday, May 13, 2016

Reason TV's excellent video tells the story of Howard Root's fight against a federal government charge that, if successful, could have put him in prison. His "crime?" Telling doctors that a medical device that could be used for an FDA-approved use could also be used for "off-label" uses.

Analysis and Commentary

Choose For Yourself, Not Others

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, May 9, 2016

Don't let your own perceived limits cause you to use force on others who have different views.

In the News

Obamacare’s Expected Double-Digit Rate Increases Boost Republicans’ Repeal Efforts

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia Washington Times
Sunday, May 8, 2016

Insurers are preparing for Obamacare customers double-digit rate increases to be announced in coming months, handing Republicans a key talking point as they try to persuade voters to accept a repeal of the 2010 health care law.

Interviews

Henry Miller On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Henry I. Millervia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, May 5, 2016

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses his Forbes article "Deadly Dysfunction: Bureaucratic Snafus Delay A Novel Approach To Zika."

Analysis and Commentary

Deadly Dysfunction: Bureaucratic Snafus Delay A Novel Approach To Zika

by Henry I. Miller, John Cohrssenvia Forbes
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Abandoning earlier caution about the relationship between the Zika virus and various serious possible sequelae, including microcephaly (a devastating condition in which babies are born with abnormally small heads and brains), CDC scientists have confirmed cause and effect.

Scott W. Atlas: Cleaning up the Post-Obamacare Mess: Restoring Quality Health Care at Lower Cost
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Scott W. Atlas: Cleaning up the Post-Obamacare Mess: Restoring Quality Health Care at Lower Cost

with Scott W. Atlasvia Hoover Institution
Monday, April 18, 2016

This talk, which comes on the heels of Atlas’s latest book, Restoring Quality Health Care, brings clarity to the increasingly complex topic of US health-care policy in the wake of the Affordable Care Act. 

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The Impending Disaster Of Health Care Supply

by Scott W. Atlasvia Investor's Business Daily
Friday, April 29, 2016

The Affordable Care Act’s regulations, mandates and taxes have pushed health care in the wrong direction. Along with higher premiums and costly expansion of failing public programs, increasing consolidation among insurers, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and doctor practices reduces competition, hurts consumers and raises prices to patients by thousands of dollars per year.

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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.