November 20, 2009
Policy Forum

Bending the Productivity Curve: How Would Health Care “Reform” Affect Medical Innovation?

Featuring Raymond Raad, New York Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical Center, and Coauthor, “Bending the Productivity Curve: Why America Leads the World in Medical Innovation”; Gerard Anderson, Director, Center for Hospital Finance and Management, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health; and John E. Calfee, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute. Moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute, Coauthor of Healthy Competition: What’s Holding Back Health Care and How to Free It.
October 1, 2009
Capitol Hill Briefing

How American Health Care Killed My Father

Featuring David Goldhill, Author of “How American Health Care Killed My Father,” The Atlantic, September 2009; and Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and co‐​author of Healthy Competition: What’s Holding Back Health Care and How to Free It.
July 20, 2009
Capitol Hill Briefing

Who Are the Uninsured?

Featuring June E. O’Neill, Former CBO Director and Wollman Distinguished Professor of Economics and Director of the Center for the Study of Business and Government, Baruch College, City University of New York; and Michael Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
June 17, 2009
Conference

Cato Institute Conference on Health Care Reform

Featuring Edward H. Crane, President of the Cato Institute; Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI); Jon Kingsdale, Executive Director of the Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector; Aaron Yelowitz, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Kentucky and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Michael D. Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute and Coauthor, Healthy Competition: What’s Holding Back Health Care and How to Free It; Megan McArdle, blogger at The Atlantic; Shannon Brownlee, Senior Fellow, the New America Foundation, and Author, Overtreated: Why Too Much Medicine Is Making Us Sicker and Poorer; Alain Enthoven, Marriner S. Eccles Professor of Public and Private Management, Emeritus, Stanford University; Regina Herzlinger, Nancy R. McPherson Professor of Business Administration Chair, the Harvard Business School and Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute; Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and Coauthor, Healthy Competition: What’s Holding Back Health Care and How to Free It; Susan Dentzer, Editor‐​in‐​Chief of Health Affairs; Rep. Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (R-TX); Rep. Jason Altmire (D-PA); John Reichard, Editor, CQ Healthbeat; Cathy Schoen, Senior Vice President, the Commonwealth Fund; Gail Wilensky, Senior Fellow, Project HOPE; David A. Hyman, Richard and Marie Corman Professor of Law and Medicine at the University of Illinois, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute, and Author, Medicare Meets Mephistopheles; Karen Davenport, Director of Health Policy, Center for American Progress; Karen Tumulty, National Political Correspondant for Time Magazine; Douglas Holtz‐​Eakin, Former Director, Congressional Budget Office, and Director of Domestic and Economic Policy for the McCain presidential campaign; Mark V. Pauly, Bendheim Professor and Professor of Health Care Management, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Stephen T. Parente, Associate Professor and Director of Medical Industry Leadership Institute, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota; Richard L. Scott, Chairman, Conservatives for Patients’ Rights.; Tom G. Donlan, Barron’s Editorial Page Editor.