The Case for Unemployment, Sick and Disability Insurance
...Sick and Disability Insurance Introduction When one takes a historical tour on the provision of 'public goods', one will be able to see that the so-called public goods had originally been provided by private entrepreneurs and are still currently provided in one country or another. The postal service, for example, was once private everywhere. Mass transportation vehicles such as ships and trains were originally provided by the private sector. Police forces, detectives, and arbitrators were formerly provided by private entities. Even the caring for the sick, the poor, the elderly, orphans and widows has been traditionally the concern of private charity... Insurance Provision The Case for Unemployment, Sick ...