NCPA Commentaries by John C Goodman
Dr. John C. Goodman, President and founder of the NCPA and Kellye Wright Fellow, is known as the father of Health Savings Accounts and was dubbed by National Journal as "a winner of the devolution derby." He is one of the nation's leading health economists and health policy experts. Dr. Goodman regularly briefs members of Congress on these issues and is the author of nine books.
Feb 27, 2014
Forbes: Nearly 14 million seniors stand to lose their current drug plans if new regulations proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services go into effect, says NCPA President John Goodman in a Forbes op-ed.
Feb 27, 2014
The implicit tax: Get a job with health benefits, and you lose your subsidy
Psychology Today: The combination of penalties and implicit taxes in the Affordable Care will cause the labor market to suffer, says NCPA President John Goodman in a Psychology Today commentary.
Feb 22, 2014
Townhall.com: Forcing doctors to stick solely to guidelines and protocols eliminates the possibility of personalized medicine, says Goodman in a Townhall.com commentary.
Feb 20, 2014
Both Republicans and Democrats misunderstand ObamaCare’s ‘risk corridors.
Psychology Today: Following up his congressional testimony, NCPA President John Goodman explained what each side has right – and wrong – about insurance and explains just how ObamaCare’s risk corridors work in a piece for Psychology Today.
Feb 17, 2014
Forbes: A fixed sum tax credit would eliminate ObamaCare’s perverse incentives and is a reform option both parties can agree on, writes NCPA President John Goodman in a Forbes column.
Feb 15, 2014
Townhall.com: Goodman states that forcing workers to invest in health insurance they don’t need may end up costing people their jobs in a Townhall.com commentary.
Feb 11, 2014
The popular NYT columnist backtracks after CBO reports on ObamaCare and jobs.
Psychology Today: Economist Paul Krugman is attempting to pull a “mulligan” with his latest post endorsing a CBO report estimating that ObamaCare will reduce the labor supply, says NCPA President John Goodman in a piece for Psychology Today.
Feb 05, 2014
Most young adults would be better off paying for health care out of pocket
Psychology Today: Young people may be better off paying for health care on their own, says NCPA President John Goodman in a Psychology Today editorial.
Jan 30, 2014
We face a growing divide—between how we look at wealth disparities.
Psychology Today: Inequality doesn’t just happen – it happens for a reason, says NCPA President John Goodman in a piece at Psychology Today op-ed. Goodman examines the sources of inequality and identifies several key behaviors that make it nearly impossible to remain poor.
Jan 24, 2014
Wall Street Journal: With ObamaCare facing low youth enrollment and a possible insurance death spiral, NCPA President John Goodman exposes the program’s underlying problems.