Showing posts with the label Health economics

The Tax-and-Spend Health-Care Solution - Barokong

A Wall Street Journal Oped, From July 29 2018. Now that 30 days have passed, I can post the whole thing. The Tax-and-Sp…

Supply-side health care - Barokong

The discussion over health policy rages over who will pay -- private insurance, companies, "single payer," Ob…

Cross subsidies and monopolization, explained - Barokong

I found a beautiful, clear, detailed, fact-based, and devastating explanation of how forced cross-subsidies, monopolize…

Lottery Winners Don't Get Healthier - Barokong

Alex Tabarrok at Marginal Revolution had a great post last week, Lottery Winners Don't get Healthier (also enjoy th…

Blueprint for America - Barokong

Some of the inspiration for this project came from the remarkable 1980 memo (here) to President-elect Ronald Reagan fro…

Testimony - Barokong

I was invited to testify at a hearing of the House budget committee on Sept 14. It's nothing novel or revolutionary…

EconTalk - Barokong

As in other recent projects (growth essay,testimony) I'm trying to synthesize, and also to find policies and ways t…

Growth full oped - Barokong

Source: Wall Street Journal On November 7 I wrote "Don't believe the economic pessimists," an oped about …