Raymond J. March
| Friday June 22, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Increased competition is the remedy to skyrocketing drug prices.
| Sunday May 20, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
The nation-based “balance of international payments” accounting system is misleading and nonsensical.
William F. Shughart II
| Sunday October 5, 2014 at 10:18 AM PDT
Jim Hightower is an old-fashioned Texas progressive, who, if memory serves, once ran unsuccessfully for the governorship of that state. He may be a great polemicist – see “The Dark Side of Amazon” – but he does not know the first thing about how markets work and how Amazon.com, like Wal-Mart, is a benefactor...Read More »
John C. Goodman
| Monday August 27, 2012 at 11:23 AM PDT
In those healthcare markets where third-party payment is nonexistent or relatively unimportant, providers almost always compete for patients based on price. As I wrote in my recent book, Priceless: Curing the Healthcare Crisis, where there is price competition, transparency is almost never a problem. Not only are prices posted (e.g., at walk-in clinics, surgicenters,...Read More »
| Sunday December 21, 2008 at 6:24 AM PST
I got this email yesterday morning from my former colleague Mark McMahon, a Rhodes legend who retired after my first year here and a wonderful mentor: I finally figured out what Bush is up to! I just couldn’t see how he could praise capitalism as he did in his recent speech on the benefits...Read More »