The Galen Institute focuses primarily on health and tax policy research. We encourage you to view the latest developments on this page, or learn more about a specific topic from the left menu.

Gruber Is Also Wrong On Policy November 13, 2014 Galen Institute

By Grace-Marie Turner MIT economist Jonathan Gruber is in the news again with his comments about how the drafters of ObamaCare used Americans’ ignorance about the complexities of tax law to impose a new tax on high-cost health insurance. In…

Obamacare as Permanent Welfare November 10, 2014 Galen Institute

By Grace-Marie Turner President Reagan gauged the success of a welfare program by how quickly people were able to move off government assistance and into remunerative work. Yet President Obama, the White House, and their allies are measuring the success of Obamacare…