Today, nearly everyone agrees that America’s health care delivery system is badly in need of reform. Its problems are manifold. First and foremost, it is too expensive. As a share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP)and on a per capita basis, America’s health costs greatly exceed those of other nations. Yet we, the American people, are not getting our money’s worth; despite the expenditure of more than 14 percent of GDP our nation’s public-health statistics compare unfavorably with nations that spend far less?
Mandatory arbitration for guestworkers, a uniquely vulnerable group, will result in class inequality and worse conditions for all workers.
Joanna Laine∞ Abstract Almost forty years after the passage of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), abusive debt collection practices continue to wreak havoc on the lives of low- and moderate-income Americans. The FDCPA aims to prevent these abuses
Currently, the tax code disincentivizes dual income marriages. Congress should create a secondary earner tax deduction to reduce the tax code's gender bias.
Akiesha Anderson∞ “Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments. . . . [I]t is doubtful that any child may reasonably be expected to succeed in life if . . . denied the opportunity of an education.” Abstract It