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The Healthcare Continuum

I recently listened to the Affordable Care Act arguments before the Supreme Court. The legal arguments are very interesting, but I’m not a lawyer so I will try to stay away from them here. My bet is that the mandate … Continue reading

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The case against mandating insurance coverage of birth control pills.

John Cochrane has a great article in the Wall Street Journal explaining why it doesn’t make sense to have your insurance company cover birth control pills. (HT Greg Mankiw) The argument is simple: Consumption of birth control is a predictable … Continue reading

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