Free to choose? Reform, choice, and consideration sets in the English National Health Service. M Gaynor, C Propper, and S Seiler. 2016. American Economic Review [RePEc] Forthcoming The enhancement of patient choice about healthcare provider is a popular target… Read More »Free to choose?: A comment on Gaynor, Propper, and Seiler (2016)
Markets in Health Care
Information and markets; market failure; internal markets; rationing; waiting; discrimination; public goods and exter- nalities; regulation (entry/exit); price controls; institutional subsidies; welfare economics and system evaluation; compar- ative systems.
Steven Levitt and his trusty Freakonomics sidekick were invited by David Cameron to advise on health policy, as they recount in their latest book. Apparently the PM walked out on them. Levitt has kindly given us some more details on his proposal… Read More »Recommended reading for Steven Levitt