Richman and co-author say ACA’s Medicare payment strategies have failed
Duke Law Professor Barak Richman and Professor Kevin Schulman from Duke’s Global Health Institute argue that Accountable Care Organizations—intended to be the cornerstone of the Affordable Care Act’s novel Medicare payment strategies—have failed to meaningfully reduce healthcare costs.
Read "Reassessing ACOs and Health Care Reform," Journal of the American Medical Association
Richman’s primary research interests include the economics of contracting, new institutional economics, antitrust, and healthcare policy. He also is on the Health Sector Management faculty at Duke’s Fuqua School of Business and is a Senior Fellow at the Kenan Institute for Ethics.