big pharma – The National Center for Social Impact

How the Government Can Bring Down Drug Prices

It’s done it before when public interest trumps patents. What if we could save millions of lives, eradicate a contagious disease, and repair a structural defect in the U.S. economy, all by asking the question: What is reasonable? This question—put another way, What is just?—is at the center of a health-care initiative brewing in, of all places, Louisiana. If successful, it could eradicate hepatitis C [...]