Second Thoughts on Public Systems

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2006-PB-15

15 Pages Posted: 29 Nov 2006

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David Gratzer

Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

Date Written: August 2006

Abstract

With increased angst about American health care, policy makers increasingly consider some type of single payer system. Dr. Gratzer reviews evidence from Canada and Europe, concluding that these systems are plagued by low standards and poorer health outcomes.

Keywords: health care, single payer, Canada, Britain, Germany, France, cancer

Suggested Citation

Gratzer, David, Second Thoughts on Public Systems (August 2006). Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2006-PB-15 , Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=947900 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.947900

David Gratzer (Contact Author)

Manhattan Institute for Policy Research ( email )

52 Vanderbilt Ave.
New York, NY 10017
United States

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