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Drugs and health : economic issues and policy objectives / edited by Robert B. Helms.

; American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research. Center for Health Policy Research
Washington : American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, [1981] .
ISBN 0844722014, 0844722022

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Other Authors Helms, Robert B.
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research. Center for Health Policy Research.
Subjects Arzneimittelmarkt.
Drug Industry -- economics -- United States -- Congresses.
Drugs -- Research -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Drugs -- Research -- Economic aspects.
Forschung und Entwicklung.
Industrie pharmaceutique -- Congrès.
Legislation, Drug -- United States -- Congresses.
Médicaments -- Politique gouvernementale -- Congrès.
Médicaments -- Recherche -- Aspect économique -- Congrès.
Pharmaceutical industry -- Congresses.
Pharmaceutical industry.
Pharmaceutical policy -- Congresses.
Pharmaceutical policy.
Pharmazeutische Industrie.
Public Policy -- United States -- Congresses.
Research -- United States -- Congresses.
Series AEI symposia ; 81B.
Description xxvi, 344 pages ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1981]
Notes Proceedings of a conference sponsored by AEI's Center for Health Policy Research.
Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Foreword / William B. Baroody, Jr. -- Preface / Robert B. Helms -- Part one. The research and development process : the impact of economic factors -- The determinants of research and development expenditures in the pharmaceutical industry / Henry G. Grabowski and John Vernon -- Expectations and the allocation of research and development resources / John R. Virts and J. Fred Weston -- Commentary / F.M. Scherer ; Harry R. Woltman -- Part two. The research and development process : decision making in a regulated industry -- The pharmaceutical research and development decision process / Steven N. Wiggins -- Reducing the drug lag : enterpreneurship in pharmaceutical clinical testing / Kenneth W. Clarkson and William C. MacLoed -- Commentary / Barry M. Bloom ; J. Richard Crout -- Part three. Competition among drugs : the role of prices and patents -- Price and quality competition in drug markets : evidence from the United States and the Netherlands / W. Duncan Reekie -- The effect of patent expiration on the market position of drugs / Meir Statman -- Commentary / Mark C. Hornbrook ; Leonard Schifrin -- Part four. The economics of drug choice -- Physician prescribing behavior : Is there learning by doing? / Peter Temin -- The market for research and development : physician demand and drug company supply / Lester G. Telser -- Commentary / Michael Halberstam ; David F. Lean -- Part five. The social returns to pharmaceutical research and development -- Some economic consequences of technological advance in medical care : the case of a new drug / John F. Geweke and Burton A. Weisbrod -- Pharmaceutical innovation, product imitation, and public policy / S.Y. Wu -- Commentary / Michael A. Riddiough ; Ronald W. Hasen -- Part six. Drugs and health : What research agenda for public policy? A panel discussion -- Introduction / Robert B. Helms -- Statements : Yale Brozen, William S. Comanor, George Eads, Louis Lasagna.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Washington (DC, 1979)
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7246721
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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