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Kidney Beancounters

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, July 30, 2006

The economics of organ donations. By Richard A. Epstein.

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Reefer Sanity

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, July 30, 2006

The FDA's rejection of medical marijuana was based on sound science, not politics. Will wonders never cease? By Henry I. Miller.

Are Doctors Biased?

by Sally Satel, Jonathan Klickvia Policy Review
Saturday, April 1, 2006

The factors underlying disparities in treatment

Making Sense of Drug Labeling

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Monday, January 30, 2006

How the FDA makes medicine labels incomprehensible—and what’s good, and bad, about the newest proposals for reform. By Henry I. Miller.

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The Twilight of Socialized Medicine?

by Jeffrey M. Jonesvia Hoover Digest
Sunday, October 30, 2005

Medicaid is gravely ill. The best place to look for a cure? The marketplace. By Jeffrey M. Jones.

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Reforming Malpractice Liability

by Daniel P. Kesslervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, October 30, 2005

The medical liability system functions less like a rational compensation scheme and more like a lottery. How to take luck out of the equation. By Daniel P. Kessler.

Be Afraid

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, October 30, 2005

The avian flu is already responsible for more than 60 human deaths. If it mutates into a virus transmissible between humans—a real possibility—we could see a worldwide pandemic. How to fight the flu. By Henry I. Miller.

Washington’s War on AIDS

via Hoover Digest
Sunday, October 30, 2005

The biggest weapon in the global war on AIDS? Money. President Bush has pledged $15 billion—the largest contribution from any nation in history to combat a single disease. By Jonathan Moore.

Rx for Medicare

via Hoover Digest
Saturday, July 30, 2005

If you think the Social Security system is in bad shape, take a look at Medicare. How to fix one of the worst problems facing the nation. By Thomas J. Healey and Robert Steel.

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Pathological Science

by Henry I. Millervia Hoover Digest
Sunday, January 30, 2005

Health scares based on bad data represent a growing problem. By Henry I. Miller.


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.