Nudging The System

Nyhan outlines why it will be difficult for Republicans to repeal health care even if they win back control of congress and the presidency. Edward Glaeser calls upon pragmatic libertarians:

From a purely libertarian perspective, the status quo with its vast and growing public health care expenditures was no nirvana.    Pure libertarians will never succeed in just wishing the government out of health care, but pragmatic libertarians may be able to push more modest reforms that can make the public role in health care less expensive.