doctor earnings information

We often hear that doctors in the U.S. are paid extremely well in comparison to those in other countries.

A friend sent a link not long ago to a paper about medical cost comparisons from the Journal of Economic Perspectives titled “The (Paper) Work of Medicine: Understanding International Medical Costs,” by David M. Cutler is Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics and Dan P. Ly is a graduate student in the Kennedy School of Government, both at Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

It’s not publishable here because it’s apparently behind a paywall, and it’s from 2011 so it’s not brand new, but the chart here is interesting.

Jeanne Pinder

Jeanne Pinder  is the founder and CEO of ClearHealthCosts. She worked at The New York Times for almost 25 years as a reporter, editor and human resources executive, then volunteered for a buyout and founded...