From the Cover

Health & Medicine

Directions for the Disposition of My (and Your) Vital Organs

Now, there is an indisputable cost for continuing the prohibition on organ markets.

Defensive Medicine and Disappearing Doctors?

Evidence suggests that the malpractice crisis has more complex effects than are commonly assumed.


What Are Private Governments Worth?

Do homeowners associations raise property values?

Telecommunications & Technology

Life Support for ISPs?

Independent ISPs are asking for government protection in the broadband era.



The New Challenge to Cost‐​Benefit Analysis

How sound is the opponents’ empirical case?

Telecommunications & Technology

Costs and Consequences

Despite reforms, telecom regulations are still costing consumers billions of dollars.

Briefly Noted

Final Word