Posts Tagged ‘rationing’

  • Cronut Rose Glazed

    Price Ceilings: Cronut Shortages

    Jun 2, 13 • 573 Views • No Comments

    Described as “Pastry Nirvana,” the cronut was introduced on May 10 at Dominique Ansel’s NYC Bakery in Soho. A cronut is a combination donut and croissant. Chef Ansel said nailing the recipe took experimentation with croissant dough, frying...  [read more]

  • The Price of a Life

    Jun 29, 12 • 226 Views • No Comments

    I get concerned when people say we may need to start rationing health care. Like most goods and services, because there is a limited supply of health care, we have always rationed it. In some way, we had to decide who would get more and who would get less....  [read more]

  • Who Should Get A Kidney?

    Dec 23, 09 • 275 Views • No Comments

    Some say that it is unethical to pay someone for a kidney while others say it is unethical to use a method (a government list) that makes fewer donor organs available. As always, choosing is refusing. The debate continues in a recent NY Times article:...  [read more]