To Explain Longevity Gap, Look Past Health System

Discussion in 'Economics' started by bigarrow, Sep 22, 2009.

  1. Good article in the New York Times

    "But a prominent researcher, Samuel H. Preston, has taken a closer look at the growing body of international data, and he finds no evidence that America’s health care system is to blame for the longevity gap between it and other industrialized countries. In fact, he concludes, the American system in many ways provides superior treatment even when uninsured Americans are included in the analysis."
  2. Eight


    What? The NYT is turning against Obama to try to save it's business?