Category: Beat the Press

Other Countries Pay for Drug Innovation, Should They Have to Pay for Marketing As Well?

View Comments In an NYT Upshot piece on innovation in health care, Aaron Carroll and Austin Frakt argue that the U.S. subsidizes other countries health care by paying higher prices for prescription drugs. This is far from obvious. Since the U.S. grants patent monopolies and then puts no checks on prices, brand drugs do cost […]

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