Month: January 2016

Watching healthcare reform unfold

The Affordable Care Act (aka the “ACA,” aka Obama-Care, aka Healthcare Reform) has had an impact on the delivery of healthcare in the U.S. This is a topic (implementation of the ACA) that I think is worth revisiting periodically. This…

Green shoots…. withered

When the financial crisis was just starting to resolve, some economic data points began to look less bad and a few even looked good. Ben Bernanke called these “green shoots”, suggesting new growth. At the time, concern levels were high…