The Positive Case for Centralization in Healthcare Regulation: The Federalism Failures of the ACA

27 Pages Posted: 11 Jan 2012  

Abigail R. Moncrieff

Boston University - School of Law

Eric Lee

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: June 1, 2011

Abstract

This Symposium contribution argues that the national government ought to be in charge of most if not all healthcare regulation in the United States and that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act missed many opportunities to centralize regulatory authority in beneficial ways, leaving too much power in the hands of the states.

Suggested Citation

Moncrieff, Abigail R. and Lee, Eric, The Positive Case for Centralization in Healthcare Regulation: The Federalism Failures of the ACA (June 1, 2011). Kansas Journal of Law & Pubic Policy, Vol. 20, p. 266, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1983398

Abigail R. Moncrieff (Contact Author)

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Eric Lee

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