In Bootleggers & Baptists: How Economic Forces and Moral Persuasion Interact to Shape Regulatory Politics, economists Bruce Yandle and Adam Smith explain how money and morality are often combined in politics to produce arbitrary regulations benefiting cronies, while constraining productive economic activities by the general public.
Featuring Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.
At this Hill Briefing, we will discuss the policy implications of the likely House action on ObamaCare. What does it all mean for the future of market-oriented health insurance? What reforms should Congress now pursue in the aftermath of this epic health care battle?