NCPA Media: News Release
Sep 24, 2010
NCPA Expert: It Is Nothing More Than a Back-Door Energy Tax
DALLAS - The renewable energy standard (RES), backed by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and three Republicans, is yet another, Washington knows best, one-size-fits-all piece of proposed federal legislation that is nothing more than a back-door energy tax, according to the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) Senior Fellow H. Sterling Burnett.
Sep 24, 2010
NCPA Research: Market Pricing Reduces Emissions, Discourages Needless Trips
DALLAS - Current solutions for traffic congestion on U.S. highways, including the construction of old-style toll roads, are not useful and do little to address ancillary problems such as road maintenance. A better, more efficient solution is to implement congestion pricing, according to a brief analysis released today by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
Sep 22, 2010
NCPA Research Shows New Health Care Cost-Cutting Options
As insurers and employers look for ways to cut health care costs, medical tourism - both abroad and within the U.S. - is an increasingly popular option for expensive procedures and care, according to a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
Sep 08, 2010
Two Former Trustees at September 8th Capitol Hill Briefing on Medicare Cuts
Finding accessible and quality care for the elderly and disabled will become increasingly difficult because of the "stunning" reduction in Medicare spending in the coming years, according to a new findings from the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
Sep 07, 2010
Tax Credit Creates Jobs, Fuels Economic Growth
Extending business tax credits for research and development (R&D) and making them permanent are necessary to create and retain high-level jobs in the U.S., according to a new research paper released today by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA). The report also concludes that expanding the R&D credits and making them permanent could grow gross domestic product (GDP) and increase taxable revenues.
Aug 25, 2010
The first detailed and objective consumer's guide on the impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has just been released by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA), titled "What Does Health Care Reform Mean To You? A Consumer's Guide"
Aug 23, 2010
Modern Healthcare magazine has named National Center for Policy Analysis President, CEO and Kellye Wright Fellow John Goodman among the 100 Most Powerful People in Healthcare.
Aug 02, 2010
Although Still a Tragedy, Spill Is Now Reported to Not Be as Bad as Originally Claimed
Dallas - More than two weeks after BP began capping a spewing oil rig, it seems that much of the resulting oil spill has disappeared, and evidence suggests that environmentalists may have tried to take this most unfortunate event and make it seem worse than it really was, according to NCPA Senior Fellow, H. Sterling Burnett.