From the Cover

Health & Medicine

In Medicine, Money Matters

Real health care reform would change incentives.

Energy

Gresham’s Law of Green Energy

High-cost subsidized renewable resources destroy jobs and hurt consumers.

Transportation

The Staggers Act, 30 Years Later

The authors of a 1981 article on railroad deregulation review their observations.

Labor

Should Noncompetes Be Enforced?

New empirical evidence reveals the economic harm of non-compete covenants.

Features

Agriculture

A Worrisome Crop?

Is there market power in the U.S. seed industry?

Transportation

Railroad Performance Under the Staggers Act

Deregulation revived the rail freight industry, with most of the
gains going to shippers.