Freeman

IN BRIEF

Obama Moves toward Health Insurance Price Controls

DECEMBER 22, 2010

“In a move to protect consumers, the Obama administration said Tuesday that it would require health insurance companies to disclose and justify any rate increases of 10 percent or more next year.” (New York Times)

Price controls do not protect consumers.

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“Price Controls and Shortages” by George Reisman

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