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.
Consumer Health Revolution is Coming, FDA Permitting
Consumer revolution in healthcare keeps costs low and quality high.
Ross Marchand | November 9, 2018
Why are CAT Scans Cheaper for Cats than Humans?
A Lesson on How to Lower Healthcare Costs
When pets need medical attention, they often benefit from the same tools, machines, and expertise that humans use at the doctor’s office or hospital. The difference, though, is cost. While humans haven’t managed to bend the “cost curve” down in medicine, veterinary medicine becomes cheaper and cheaper with the passage of time.
Ross Marchand | October 29, 2018