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Why Data on Health-Care Price Variation Doesn’t Itself Solve the Problem

In his latest column for The Wall Street Journal’s Think Tank, Drew Altman discusses a new Blue Cross Blue Shield Association report on “extreme price variation” in health care services and the limits of consumer information as a solution to the problem.

All previous columns by Drew Altman are available online.

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