The Nobel economist says the health-care bill will cause serious damage, but that the American people can be trusted to vote for limited government in November. . . .
Hoover fellow Gary S. Becker is convinced that Americans don’t really want to go backwards on economic liberty. By Peter Robinson.
Bureaucrats and activists deny nourishment to the world's needy.
We need more research before exposing terminally ill patients to unproven treatments.
With all the waves of bad news about the Obamacare website and the canceled policies, it would be easy to conclude that nothing in this law will ever work — that it’s just too big and complicated and messy. But that’s not the complete picture of the Affordable Care Act rollout. There are a few bright spots — just enough to suggest...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Richard A. Epstein Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution) High enrollments offer no assurance that this plan will work. An old saying in the garment business goes like this: “You can’t make up in volume what you lose in money on each ...
“Off-label” drug promotion saves lives. So why does the FDA forbid it?
By paying doctors less than they’re willing to accept, an unelected panel will quietly restrict medical care. By Scott W. Atlas.
Environmentalism today rejects science and technology, ensuring abject misery for the poorest on our planet.
Why is the federal government locking unwilling citizens into Medicare?
China has come to Africa. Can U.S. policy makers find ways to mesh, not clash, with Beijing’s interests? By Christopher C. Starling.
Do needle-exchange programs ward off disease—or consign addicts to death on the installment plan?
The factors underlying disparities in treatment
Time for a structural and philosophical shift. To listen to Mark Dybul and Tod Lindberg, click below.
Regulation and risk aversion hinder advancement
Medical science won't support smoking
Hoover scholars examine the patient.
Reasons for resisting the push to limit medical care