I know these things. Many of you who’ve taken a course in health economics, read the newspaper, or lived long enough know these things. But, alas, a shocking number of people still don’t know these things. What things, you ask? Well, all the things that make health care markets work differently than markets for traditional goods and services. You need to learn about these things, because if you don’t, you’ll likely continue to think that a free market system will solve all of the problems with our health care system, but you’ll also continue to be wrong. So, hopefully you’re asking “Where can I learn about these things?” and the answer is right here.
The Problem With Free Market Health Care