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Tuesday, June 16, 2009
Yglesias on Health Care Efficiency
Matthew Yglesias here shows how off-base some discussions of health care in the U.S. are. Once again, he points out that other industrialized countries offer equal or higher quality health care at a much lower cost. He points out that per capita health care spending is 44% of U.S. spending for the OECD median figure.