Saving Medicare But NOT As We Know It

Jeremy Sammut
30 April 2013 | T30.03
Saving Medicare But NOT As We Know It

High growth in health spending is the area of public expenditure that will unsustainably increase the size of government in coming decades. This TARGET30 report outlines some practical policies that can help cut Medicare down to size. It also proposes ‘big bang’ health reform involving the use of Health Savings Accounts to control long-term health costs.

Dr Jeremy Sammut is a Research Fellow at The Centre for Independent Studies.

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