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Title Reforming America's health care system : the flawed vision of Obamacare / edited by Scott W. Atlas ; contributing authors, Scott W. Atlas [and others]

Publ Info Stanford, Calif. : Hoover Institution Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  RA395.A3 R3773 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 182 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Series Hoover Institution Press publication ; no. 602
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents American health care: ignored facts and disregarded options / Scott W. Atlas -- Individual insurance mandates / Glen Whitman -- Health savings accounts and the future of insurance choice / Grace-Marie Turner -- Medical innovation in peril / Scott Gottlieb -- The real math of congressional budget office estimates / Douglas Holtz-Eakin -- The imperfect art of medical malpractice reform / Richard A. Epstein -- Lessons from state health reforms / Roger Stark -- Government control on access to care: Canada's experience / Nadeem Esmail -- Government oversight of comparative effectiveness: lessons from Western Europe / Helen Evans
Note Contains essays in which health policy experts from the United States, Canada, and Western Europe offer critical appraisals of the health care reforms enacted by the Obama administration, and suggest alternatives they believe should be considered
LC subject Health care reform -- United States
Health care reform -- Economic aspects -- United States
Medical care -- Law and legislation -- United States
Mesh Subject Health Care Reform -- United States
Add Author Atlas, Scott W., 1955-
ISBN 9780817912741 (cloth : alk. paper)
0817912746 (cloth : alk. paper)