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Open Thread: Why Is US HealthCare So Expensive

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 4, 2012 @ 7:30 pm In Consumer Spending,Economy | Comments Disabled

Prescription Price Index: Generic versus Brand Names

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Source: Express Scripts [2]

 

 

 

US Health Care is 2X as expensive as the rest of the world.

Why?

Discuss.


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