The health spending mystery

Not surprisingly, the Obama administration suggests that the Affordable Care Act (”Obamacare”) is a main cause. “As ACA Implementation Continues, Consumer Health Care Cost Growth Has Slowed” is the headline of a recent White House blog post by Alan Krueger, head of the Council of Economic Advisers. Many statistical sources, he notes, confirm the slowdown. […]

Employment, home prices urge for vital US metros: Brookings

WASHINGTON | Thu Mar 28, 2013 12:11am EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Employment softened and housing prices rose in many vital U.S. civil areas in a final entertain of 2012, though outlay sputtered, according to a news expelled on Thursday by a Brookings Institution. The investigate found that among a 100 largest areas, 78 posted pursuit […]