1. I featured it before, but it deserves a mention again because it’s the perfect antidote to the Unaffordable Care Act (Obamacare) and is a perfect demonstration that market-based health care actually works: The Surgery Center of Oklahoma openly posts transparent prices for all of its surgeries and procedures, which are a fraction of the costs of traditional insurance model hospitals.
Mark J. Perry is concurrently a scholar at AEI and a professor of economics and finance at the University of Michigan's Flint campus. He is best known as the creator and editor of the popular economics blog Carpe Diem. At AEI, Perry writes about economic and financial issues for American.com and the AEIdeas blog.