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Life in America
Notes on Cost Disease

Important goods and services are costing Americans vastly more over time. It’s time to notice, and figure out why.

Appeared in: Volume 12, Number 5 | Published on: April 11, 2017
Scott Alexander is a psychiatrist in the midwestern United States who blogs at slatestarcodex.com, where an earlier version of this article was published.
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