Featuring the author Thomas E. Hall, Professor of Economics, Miami University of Ohio; with comments by Jason Kuznicki, Research Fellow, Cato Institute; and Patrick McLaughlin, Mercatus Center, George Mason University; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.
It’s a judicious opinion, and now that we (once again) have different courts in different jurisdictions that have issued opposing rulings, Pruitt greatly strengthens the case for the Supreme Court to review King.
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 Peter Van Doren, Editor, Regulation, Cato Institute
Many people believe that health insurance and health care markets require more government regulation than other markets in order to work efficiently. In addition, many believe that access to health care is too important to be allocated by market forces, because low-income Americans cannot afford adequate health care. Come hear Peter Van Doren examine these assumptions and discuss what health care markets can and cannot do and whether government can improve their performance.