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Opinion Piece Stumps for Deregulated Insurance Market

In an Orange County Register opinion piece, John Cochrane -- a professor of finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute -- argues, "If we had a deregulated, competitive" health care and health insurance market, "that market would be so much cheaper than what's offered today that we would likely not even need the [individual] mandate."

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