Day: January 10, 2018

Greg Mankiw’s Blog

Wheatgrass has gained recognition in the last several years, and the wheatgrass remedy has been around since Dr. Ann Wigmore (1909-1994) promoted it as a miracle remedy over four many years in the past after a raw meals diet of sprouts made her cancer-free. Mr. Trump has a mandate to switch Obamacare with one thing terrific”. He has a mandate to defend Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. These are the issues he campaigned on and that is the mandate that comes with his election, nothing extra and nothing much less either. The conservative equipment that rode into energy on his surprisingly lengthy coattails has no unbiased mandate. Donald Trump was elected President of the United States by the people of these United States in spite of the Republican Occasion not due to it. We didn’t send Mr. Trump to the White Home to help Speaker Ryan and his conservative posse of faux intellectuals to dismantle the massive unhealthy welfare state”. I can solely hope that the President-elect understands that the manufactured urgency of repealing Obamacare, while blowing up Medicare, is nothing but a shrewdly laid trap for him personally, for his presidency, and for the American folks.

But it is a very deceptive anecdote. The actual demand curve for health care is extremely elastic. When offered at low value, individuals consume prodigious quantities of well being-care services. Each price estimate for government provision or subsidy, from the UK NHS, to medicare, medicaid, and past has missed the mark by orders … Read More