Feb 20, 2019
Pharmaceutical pushers like Purdue “couldn’t have done their dirty work” without America’s increasingly unbalanced economy
The Contributions of Socioeconomic and Opioid Supply Factors to Geographic Variation in U.S. Drug Mortality Rates
Economic distress in rural areas and opioid exposure in cities are key indicators of overdose deaths
Nov 30, 2018
Greg Mankiw says there should be a market for kidneys, but not for paying drug addicts to get sterilized.
Mar 5, 2018
Cuba’s entirely state-owned biopharmaceutical industry has been remarkably successful, and can serve as a model for other nations
A better set of approaches for the 21st century.
Nov 16, 2017
From the Rust Belt to Rural America, Economic and Social Distress Helped Shape the 2016 US Presidential Election Outcome
Oct 22, 2017
Joseph Stiglitz, Michael Spence and a global team of leading thinkers are calling for new thinking & new rules for the world economy
Oct 10, 2017
Once again, an out-of-control industry is threatening public health on a mammoth scale
Working Paper Series
Price gouging in the US pharmaceutical drug industry goes back more than three decades.
Jul 8, 2017
Greater efficiency, lower costs, and universal coverage make it the sustainable option, say some top economists