Len Nichols is director of the Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics and professor of health policy at George Mason University. He formerly directed the Health Policy Program at the New America Foundation.
America’s health care system is by one of the world’s most expensive. One reason for the high cost: pricey medical schools.
Feb. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Republicans pledged to repeal and replace Obamacare even before it became law seven years ago.
Jul. 17, 2017from To the Point
Newly-elected State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones wants Blue Shield of California to delay rate increases of up to 59 percent on health insurance for individuals. First reported…
Jan. 6, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Get ready for more debate about health insurance as Trump runs for re-election. Democratic hopefuls are debating reforms while Republicans accuse them of “socialized medicine.”
May. 9from To the Point
Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
But will they hold him in contempt of Congress?
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
When it error occurs it’s easy to blame an individual but its often important to looks at systems causes.
May. 5from Second Opinion
Billionaire Nicolas Berggruen’s plan to revamp democracy and put capital in the hands of the people has one glaring blindspot.
May. 3from Scheer Intelligence
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center
A special live Left, Right & Center from the Milken Institute Global Conference.
Social psychologists and economists are working from all sides to figure out how to change doctors' prescribing behaviors, but it is not always about what’s best for patients.
Apr. 21from Second Opinion