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The Economics of Healthcare: Market Failure or Faulty Models? (Part 1)

Health

5 hours agoAudio/Video
Accad and Koka discuss with Bob Murphy the common belief that healthcare is a sector plagued by “market failure”.
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The Opioid Epidemic: Is Pharma To Blame?

Health

06/18/2019Audio/Video
Accad and Koka interview Jacob James Rich.
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The Bureaucratic Revolution

Big GovernmentBureaucracy and RegulationFree Markets

05/07/2019Audio/Video
Professor William Anderson and Jeff Deist discuss the most important and devastating critique of administrative rule ever written.
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The Development of Municipal Fire Departments in the United States

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryMonopoly and Competition

04/11/2019The Journal of Libertarian Studies
For many years in London, firefighting was provided privately by insurance companies. Oddly enough, the Americans rejected this model for the far-more-politicized fire department model we know today.
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Taking the USMLE to Task

Health

04/01/2019Audio/Video
Bryan Carmody, MD, discusses the machinations that constitute licensing examination in the United States.
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The Cost of the Enlightenment

Media and CultureWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog03/26/2019

The fruit of the Enlightenment has been the growth and centralization of the state, at the expense of all other institutions. The material plenty we enjoy today are in spite of this change, not because of it.

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The Opioid Epidemic: A Solo Physician’s Hopeful Response

Health

03/07/2019Audio/Video
Dr. Molly Rutherford illustrates what can be accomplished when physicians are free to care for patients privately, without the stigma associated with addiction and rehabilitation clinics.
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The Reforms that Venezuela Needs Right Now

02/01/2019Power & Market

Should Venezuela finally move toward real reform, Venezuela could reclaim its position as one of the most prosperous nations in Latin America.

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