Scholarly Comments on Academic Economics

Shirley Svorny on Medical Licensing

Shirley Svorny explains how regulations on the practice of medicine raise costs and restrict access to care. The podcast starts with a discussion of economists’ views on licensing, as summarized in the paper Svorny wrote for EJW, “Licensing Doctors: Do Economists Agree?” (Link to Article)

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