Unbiased Analysis of Today's Healthcare Issues

Smarter deductibles?

Are high deductible health plans a good thing? ¬†Republicans typically argue yes as they say that increased cost sharing reduces moral hazard. ¬†That is, when people have to pay for medical care out of pocket, they don’t ask for unnecessary care or use care more frugally. ¬†Democrats typically argue that increased cost sharing reduces demand […]

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