Conover addresses the equity issue in health care spending. Conover concludes that the marginal impact of health regulation is to make the US health system more, rather than less, regressive.
Christopher J. Conover,
Distributional Considerations in the Overregulation of Health Professionals, Health Facilities, and Health Plans,
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