What Harvard can be taught from Olive Backyard

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Tyler Cowen is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. He’s a professor of economics at George Mason College and writes for the weblog Marginal Revolution.

The proof continues to build up that America’s nonprofit sector is failing the nation in some fundamental methods. Particularly, it’s not doing sufficient to interrupt down unjust inequalities and limitations to alternative.

Take into account nonprofit hospitals. In response to the information, nonprofit hospitals barely behave in a different way than for-profit hospitals. They don’t cost systematically decrease costs or someway do extra to assist individuals. Some research present slight variations, however it’s exhausting to argue that non-profit hospitals are extra charitable or have extra altruistic priorities.