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Pricing A Lifesaving Medicine

A pharmaceutical executive recently ignited a conversation about the fairness of drug pricing when he tried to raise the cost of a lifesaving drug by 5000 percent. We speak with a medical historian about the economics of drug pricing, and why "generic" doesnt guarantee competition.

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