Health

An Analysis of the Proposed Medicaid Expansion in Michigan
The Market for Medical Care Should Work Like Cosmetic Surgery

Every day, millions of American consumers go shopping. In the process, they compare the prices and quality of goods and services ranging from groceries to cellular telephone service to fast food to ho…

The State of Health Care Spending

The following is a presentation provided by the research team at the Private Enterprise Research Center at Texas A&M University.

An Economic and Policy Analysis of Florida Medicaid Expansion

In June 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled as unconstitutional, those provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) denying federal matching funds to states that refuse to…

Unnecessary Regulations that Increase Prescription Drug Costs

Drug coverage will become more prevalent as more uninsured families gain health insurance as a result of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Drug therapy is arguably the most efficien…

10 Steps to Universal Coverage without Mandates

Our current system for purchasing health insurance is arbitrary and unfair, and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will only make things worse.

How Entrepreneurs Could Solve Medicare’s Problems

Medicare, the nation’s health care program for seniors, faces growing problems of cost, access and quality.  The solution lies in Medicare reforms that liberate health care providers to innovate, empo…

Exchanging Medicaid for Private Insurance

The Supreme Court’s ruling that provisions of the Affordable Care Act that would take away all federal Medicaid funds from states that refuse to expand their Medicaid programs are unconstitutional ina…