Second Thoughts on Public Systems
Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2006-PB-15
15 Pages Posted: 29 Nov 2006
Date Written: August 2006
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
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