Amherst Connects: The telephone Lecture Series
Walter E. Nicholson
Ward H. Patton Professor of Economics
Jessica W. Reyes '94
Associate Professor of Economics
"Economic Perspectives on Healthcare Reform"
May 5, 2010
Supplemental Reading materials and links
- "Rethinking Social Insurance" --Martin Feldstein (pdf)
- "Single Payer, Many Faults" --Joseph Rago (link to WSJ article)
- "The Cost Conundrum" --Atul Gawande (The New Yorker)
- "The Economic Case for Healthcare Reform"--Council of Economic Advisers
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