Effeciency Incarnate

Just to build on my earlier post, here’s a graph of health care spending as a percentage of GDP in OECD countries.

Pretty striking. It would be less striking if our life expectancy were commensurately higher than say, France, but in fact, it’s about 2 years shorter. Bang for the buck!

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