The result noted by Ezra Klein in his column is actually pretty well known in the literature. If Obamacare survives the court challenges, I think there will be a lot of surprise among non-specialists when it turns out not to affect health outcomes very much. Behavior, such as eating, exercising, smoking, sleeping and stress, along with public health measures related to things like clean water and safe food, actually matter a lot more.
Who was my favorite student this term?
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