Tag: U.S. economy


Senate Reaches Stimulus Bill Agreement Amid Economic Fallout From Coronavirus

March 25, 2020

Via: Forbes

The U.S. Senate agreed to a massive $2 trillion economic stimulus package on Wednesday morning, following five days of negotiations and two failed votes, as the country continues to grapple with the fallout of coronavirus, which has infected over 46,000 […]


A Nod To The Past Can Help Define Healthcare’s Future

March 9, 2020

Via: Forbes

In 1970, healthcare spending represented 6.9% of U.S. GDP. Last year, findings from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services showed healthcare spending in the U.S. was expected to reach $3.8 trillion, representing 17.8% of GDP. It’s a sobering figure, and […]


How Healthcare Disruption Will Help Retailers

May 3, 2018

Via: Forbes

Healthcare is one-sixth of the U.S. economy. It is a $3 trillion industry. And it is hopelessly broken. Last month, The Wall Street Journal reported that Walmart (WMT) was in early talks to buy or partner closely with Humana (HUM), […]