TITLE

BITTER PILLS

AUTHOR(S)
Shalit, Ruth
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
New Republic;12/13/93, Vol. 209 Issue 24, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of health care reform on the pharmaceutical industry in the U.S. Government restrictions proposed to regulate drug prices; U.S. First Lady Hillary Clinton's criticism of the soaring prices and profit margins in the drug industry; Effect of reform on new drug development; Costs of drug development; Financial effect of the government's criticism of drug prices; Market forces that are helping to reduce drug prices and profits across the board.
ACCESSION #
12083200

 

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