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February 9, 2014 12:00 AM

Obamacare discourages work – and makes sense anyway

The discussion over the employment effects of the Affordable Care Act has taken a strange turn. It’s come to this: We’re arguing about whether somebody who chooses to work less because of the health-insurance subsidy is behaving rationally.

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