Catastrophic Plans : The Freeman : Foundation for Economic Education

The monstrous results of World War II remain with us.

In a free market for healthcare, one can easily imagine subscription services emerging—think of Spotify, Netflix, or Amazon Prime for health services—but they would unlikely have anything to do with employment. The whole link between your job and your healthcare—and the third-party payment system through huge and cartelized institutions—came about because of wartime price controls. It’s completely arbitrary and massively distorting.

via Catastrophic Plans : The Freeman : Foundation for Economic Education.

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