Archive: Ross Marchand
Ross Marchand is a Catalyst Policy Fellow and the director of policy for the Taxpayers Protection Alliance. He focuses on a range of issues, ranging from health-care reform to internet regulation to Postal Service-related issues. Ross is an alumnus of the Mercatus Center MA Fellowship at George Mason University, where he received his MA in economics in 2016. He has interned for the Texas Public Policy Foundation and the American Legislative Exchange Council, analyzing and blogging on a variety of public policy issues.
Native Americans Deserve Better Than Socialized Medicine
Socialized medicine in America has failed, and we need more of a free-market, not less.
Four New Medical Technologies that are Awesome
Medical technology companies compete to out-innovate one another.
Where are the Death Spirals?
Mandate Repeal Shows that Healthcare is Better Off Without Government
The data shows that we simply don’t need something like the individual mandate.
Four Innovative Medical Products That Have Dropped in Price Over the Past Decade (or Two)
Market forces drive down prices and spur innovation.
You’re Putting Grandma…Where?!
How Innovation is Improving Nursing Homes Across the Country
If states committed to lifting moratoriums on state-wide bed counts and made it easier for new providers to set-up shop, the elderly and disabled could finally have a shot to have more fulfilling lives.
Consumer Health Revolution is Coming, FDA Permitting
Consumer revolution in healthcare keeps costs low and quality high.
Why are CAT Scans Cheaper for Cats than Humans?
A Lesson on How to Lower Healthcare Costs
While humans haven’t managed to bend the “cost curve” down in medicine, veterinary medicine has become cheaper and cheaper over time.