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Response to DetlefK (Original post)

Sun Apr 15, 2018, 08:08 AM

25. Not all problems can be solved by a free market

In fact, there are many cases where a good product can destroy it's own market.

That is why there is a certain class of problems that require government intervention for the good of the public. This is one of them. From the point of view of the people, the return on investment would be enormous; a little bit of tax expenditure to develop a cure for a disease, a little more to deliver the cure, and the problem goes away forever.

CDC should be in the business of developing permanent cures for diseases. In fact, it should be renamed CDE; The Center for Disease Eradication.

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