NCPA Media: NCPA in the News

  • Feb 08, 2011

    Where Doctors Locate

    The Health Care Blog - As the map below shows, there is a lot of variation in the number of people per doctors across Texas counties.

  • Feb 07, 2011

    Business in The Beltway: Silver Linings In Employment Data

    Forbes: In an earlier post, I claimed that the 3.2 percent growth in Real GDP understated the strength in the economy because inventory depletion (probably a sign of strength) took such a big chunk out of the number. Real Final Sales (Real GDP minus the inventory change) increased a whopping 7.1 percent. This strong number got little attention in the press.

  • Feb 03, 2011

    Egypt: It's All Ben Bernanke's Fault Bob McTeer answers those who are blaming Ben Bernanke for the riots in Egypt

  • Feb 03, 2011

    Health Wonk Review: Stormy Weather

    Health Wonk Review - Cites John Goodman's article stating that everyone should have access to health insurance, and notes that real insurance involves a pooling of risks.

  • Feb 02, 2011

    Healthcare Reform as Spectator Sport

    Health Leaders Media: Recent NCPA report in story on how health care costs will rise

  • Feb 02, 2011

    Myths of the "Free Rider" Health Care Problem

    Forbes: Goodman featured in article on free-riders and heath care reform.

  • Feb 01, 2011

    Repeal or rhetoric: A nation divided over health reform

    Benefits Selling: Americans remain consistently split on health reform - and fickle on the specifics. Why recent polls may (or may not) indicate major change ahead.

  • Jan 31, 2011

    Victims of Health Care Reform

    The Health Care Blog - Who will be hurt the most by the health reform legislation Congress passed last year? Answer: The most vulnerable segments of society: the poor, the elderly and the disabled.