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[Opinion]

8/29/2006: Comments on 'The Risk Pool' by Malcolm Gladwell (The New Yorker via Physicians for a National Health Program)
Excerpt: '(UAW president Walter) Reuther and his brain trust had a theory of capitalism,' Nelson Lichtenstein, the Reuther biographer, says. 'It was: If we force G.M. to pay extra (for employee benefits), we can create an incentive for G.M. to join our side (in broadly collectivizing risk beyond individual employers).'
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