News & Media: 2010

Dec 15, 2010

Tomas Philipson Appointed to the National Key Indicator Commission

Tomas Philipson was appointed to the National Key Indicator Commission by the Speaker of The US House of Representatives.

Oct 5, 2010

Should U.S. Import U.K. Model for Medicare and Medicaid?

Tomas Philipson examines the ways we can continue to make medical innovations while keeping costs low in this Opinion for Forbes Magazine and

Aug 4, 2010

Response to Tomas Philipson Wall Street Journal Op-Ed: "A Good Diet Beats Surgery, Drugs"

A letter published in the Wall Street Journal responds to a piece written by Tomas Philipson.

Jul 31, 2010

"Fat New World," Philipson Wall Street Journal Editorial

Tomas Philipson & Richard A. Posner

Wall Street Journal, Editorial

July 31, 2010

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Jul 21, 2010

Don’t Surrender Innovation in the Name of Health Care Reform"

Tomas Philipson

Editorial - Washington Examiner,

July 21st, 2010

Jul 19, 2010

Addressing Geographic Variation and Health Care Efficiency

PHE partners Dana Goldman, Darius Lakdawalla and Tomas Philipson look at ways to cut Medicare costs while limiting geographic variation in utilization in an outlook published by the American Enterprise Institute.

Jun 23, 2010

Tomas Philipson Speaks Regarding Comparative Effectiveness Research, American Enterprise Institute

Tomas Philipson spoke on the subject of Comparative Effectiveness Research at the American Enterprise Institute. For more, click here.

Jun 21, 2010

Philipson Featured in Fox News Report

Tomas Philipson, featured in a Fox News Report: "Cost of Caution," produced for The Manhattan Institute. [ View Video ]

Jun 18, 2010

"Death, Taxes, Soda and Fat"

PHE Founding Partner Dana Goldman is consulted in this NY Times article that analyzes the potential societal effects of taxing soda.

Jun 16, 2010

Tomas Philipson at The Manhattan Institute

Tomas Philipson speaks at The Manhattan Institute For Policy Research. [ Listen ]

Jun 14, 2010

May 4, 2010

"Why Now?" Lakdawalla Cited in Slate Magazine Editorial

PHE partner Darius Lakdawalla's research is revisited in this 2009 Slate Magazine editorial.

Apr 23, 2010

Philipson on Fox: "We Can't Lose Our Global Leadership In Medical Innovation"

Tomas Philipson analyzes what a European-style health care model would mean for U.S. medical innovation on

Apr 7, 2010

Tomas Philipson Delivers Keynote InHealth Institute Speech

April 7,2010 -- Keynote Address - InHealth Institute Summit: Medtech in the New Healthcare Economy.

Held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Washington DC. [ View Video ]

Feb 10, 2010

Dana Goldman Featured in Time

Dana Goldman was featured in Time Magazine, "Be Careful What you Wish for," discussing the Future Elderly Model.

Feb 2, 2010

Critical Diagnosis: "European-style Health Care Reforms Could Weaken the War on Cancer"

Tomas Philipson examines the potential effects of health care reform on technological innovation on

Jan 19, 2010

Can Immigrants Solve Our Health Care Problems?

Would free immigration for registered nurses help ease the growing defecit of healthcare providers in the US? PHE Partner Dana Goldman investigates in this New York Times article.

Jan 14, 2010

"The Blue Pill or the Red Pill?"

What are the limitations of Cost Effectiveness Research? PHE founding partner Tomas Philipson explores that question in an article on