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Analysis and Commentary

Health insurance winner

by Scott W. Atlasvia Washington Times
Wednesday, July 12, 2006

As politicians and bureaucrats debate the role of government in our health-care system, and as concerns by U.S. citizens and employers about rising health-care costs and lack of control and satisfaction are raised, millions of American health-care consumers -- without big government mandates -- are taking control of their health-care dollar and bringing about changes in the health insurance marketplace…

Analysis and Commentary

No Apologies

by Henry I. Millervia National Review Online
Friday, May 26, 2006

In their recent article on NRO, Bob Goldberg and Peter Pitts took issue with a previous article published on NRO written by me, criticizing the FDA…

Analysis and Commentary

The Benighted Policies of Organ Donations

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Wall Street Journal
Friday, May 26, 2006

Let me offer a brief answer to both Richard Amerling and Charles Fruit for their May 23 Letters to the Editor "Should Kidneys Be Sold or Only Donated…

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.

Analysis and Commentary

Subspecialty Health Care in the United States: More Is Better!

by Scott W. Atlasvia Hoover Daily Report
Friday, January 27, 2006

Reducing the availability of advanced medical technology will drastically affect our high standard of health care.

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.

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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.


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.