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The Future Of Pharma In The Age Of Trump

The Future Of Pharma In The Age Of Trump

Last week, Donald Trump complained about drug prices in a press conference. Drug companies, he said, are “getting away with murder.” During that presser, pharma and biotech stocks lost over $20 billion in value. Investors should have learned an important […]

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Fake News – The Year Of The Lie

All in all, 2016 was a trying year for the truth. Fake news is flourishing, and the U.S. has elected a president who not only does not hesitate to lie, but also appears determined to exploit an increasingly apparent lack […]

Must We Help Aleppo?

Must We Help Aleppo?

Must We Help Aleppo? “We are 15 of the last doctors serving the remaining 300,000 citizens of eastern Aleppo.” So begins the Syrian doctors’ open letter to President Obama, now well known; a last appeal for help before Aleppo and […]

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Cooking The Books On Jobs?

Cooking The Books On Jobs by James Cordelaine The official Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) jobs report ranks right up there with the Fed prime rate and the U.S deficit as tools government officials can use to attract favorable publicity. […]

Who Is The Enemy In The War On Uber?

Who Is The Enemy In The War On Uber?

Who Is The Enemy In The War On Uber? by Charles Hughes, Foundation For Economic Education Here’s the Truth about the Gig Economy The rise of new business models in online platforms and the sharing economy have inevitably been met […]