Peter S. Arno

Peter S. Arno, PhD. is an economist and senior fellow and director of health policy research at the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts–Amherst and a senior fellow at the National Academy of Social Insurance.

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"The corporatization of medical care," writes the authors, "may be the single most distinguishing characteristic of the modern US health care system and the one that has had the most profound impact on it since the early 1980s." (Photo: Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Views
Friday, April 03, 2020
Medicare for Each of Us in the Age of the Coronavirus
Over the past two weeks, the explosive growth of the coronavirus pandemic has forced nearly 10 million Americans to file for unemployment benefits . Along with their jobs, many have lost their health insurance, if they had any to begin with. Aside from possibly spelling disaster for these newly...
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