Materials List for Competition and Consolidation: Understanding Recent Trends in the Health Care Market

Materials List

Materials listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent, and can be found in full at the Web address indicated.

“Cigna’s $54 Billion Purchase Of Express Scripts Could Upend The Prescription Drug Market.” Herper, M. Forbes. March 8, 2018. Available at

“Does CVS-Aetna Spell the End of Business as Usual?” Dafny, L. The New England Journal of Medicine. February 15, 2018. Available at

“Majority Memorandum for February 14, 2018, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Hearing.” U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce. February 12, 2018. Available at

“2017 in Review: The Year M&A Shook the Healthcare Landscape.” Kaufman Hall. 2018. Available at

“Hospital Prices in Indiana: Findings from an Employer-Led Transparency Initiative.” White, C. RAND Corporation. October 2017. Available at

“Chapter 10: Provider Consolidation: The Role of Medicare Policy.” Medicare Policy Advisory Commission (MEDPAC). June 15, 2017. Available at

“How Consolidation is Reshaping Health Care.” Barker, E. Leadership. Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). April 20, 2017. Available at

“Making Health Care Markets Work: Competition Policy for Health Care.” Gaynor, M., Mostashari, F., Ginsburg, P. Brookings Institution. April 13, 2017. Available at

“The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act: Effects on Medicare Payment Policy and Spending.” Hussey, P., Liu, J., and White, C. Health Affairs. April 2017. Available at

“Remarks at AAI Healthcare Roundtable: Competition and Healthcare—Enforcement and Policy Priorities.” Feinstein, D. Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission. February 22, 2017. Available at

“An HFMA Report: Health Care 2020 Report 3, Consolidation.” Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). Fall 2016. Available at

“Medicare’s Bundled Payment Proposal: Progress on Health Payment Reform.” Leavitt, M., McClellan, M., Norwalk, L., and Scully, T. The Hill. September 6, 2016. Available at

“Evaluating the Impact of Health Insurance Industry Consolidation: Learning from Experience.” Dafny, L. Issue Brief. The Commonwealth Fund. Nov. 20, 2015. Available at

“Not Just an Opinion: Competition Really is Key to Healthy Health Care Markets.” Lao, M., Lafontaine, F., and Feinstein, D. Federal Trade Commission. July 8, 2015. Available at

“The Good Merger.” Dafny, L. and Lee, T. The New England Journal of Medicine. May 28, 2015. Available at

“Antitrust Enforcement in Health Care: Proscription, not Prescription.” Feinstein, D. Federal Trade Commission. June 18, 2014. Available at