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.
Mar 25, 2013
Health Affairs Blog: A new NCPA study explores how healthcare spending varies widely among different states, says NCPA President John C. Goodman and Senior Fellow Thomas Saving.
Mar 25, 2013
The ACA will intensify the problem of perverse incentives
Psychology Today: In his latest Psychology Today post, NCPA President John C. Goodman says that “virtually all employers and group insurers have perverse incentives to attract the healthy and avoid the sick.”
Mar 20, 2013
Let's remove the unfairness created by counterproductive tax subsidies
Psychology Today: In his latest Psychology Today post, NCPA President John C. Goodman suggests “the federal government should offer people the same tax relief for the purchase of health insurance, regardless of where it is obtained.
Mar 16, 2013
Townhall.com: The Obama administration has been promising benefits that it cannot pay for including health care and the Affordable Care Act, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Mar 13, 2013
Millions of workers will lose their employer health plans
Psychology Today: The Affordable Care Act does not promote subsidies that encourage economic growth but incentives to remain dependent on the federal government, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Mar 07, 2013
Forbes: With the recent passage of the Affordable Care Act, employers are now subject to regulations that will hurt the labor market, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Mar 04, 2013
Psychology Today: In his latest post, NCPA President John C. Goodman says that legal resident aliens who make below 133% of the poverty level will be able to obtain highly subsidized insurance that low-income US citizens cannot purchase.
Mar 02, 2013
Townhall.com: NCPA President John C. Goodman says that there is very little in common with wealthy and poor liberals in his latest Townhall.com post.
Feb 20, 2013
Subsidies in the exchanges will treat two singles better than one married couple
Psychology Today: The Affordable Care Act offers perverse economic incentives for married couples, says NCPA President John C. Goodman in his latest Psychology Today commentary.
Feb 18, 2013
Premiums for young are expected to increase disproportionately
Psychology Today: The Affordable Care Act negatively affects young adults and artificially raises their health insurance premiums due to new regulations, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.