Matching Colon Tests to Patients, Not Costs TRUDY LIEBERMAN, This week we begin a new monthly column written by veteran health journalist Trudy Lieberman. The column will explore the intersection of health care and the marketplace. Lieberman is director of the Center for Consumer Health Choices at Consumers Union
Being Anti-Green Is No Piece of Cake DAVID HELVARG, David Helvarg, an investigative journalist, is author of "Blue Frontier--Saving America's Living Seas" to be published by WH Freeman in April
Do a Missile Defense, but Do It Right JAMES LINDSAY and MICHAEL O'HANLON, James Lindsay and Michael O'Hanlon, senior fellows at the Brookings Institution, are coauthors of the forthcoming book, "Defending America: The Case for Limited National Missile Defense" (Brookings)
Japan Is Proving to Be a Toothless Tiger DECLAN HAYES, Declan Hayes, an associate professor of money, banking and finance at Sophia University in Tokyo, is author of "Japan's Big Bang" (2000, Tuttle) and the forthcoming "Japan: the Toothless Tiger."