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4 Charts Explain the Economics of Drug Development

4 Charts Explain the Economics of Drug Development

This article was originally posted on the U.S. Chamber’s Above the Fold. Photo credit J.B. Reed/Bloomberg. Why can something as small as a pill you pop into your mouth sometimes cost so much? The answer is all the science, innovation, inventiveness, creativity, perseverance, and investment that allowed that little pill to come into existence. Explaining […]

Wedding dresses. Golf balls. Rock bands.

Wedding dresses. Golf balls. Rock bands.

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At first glance they may not seem to have much in common, but wedding dresses, golf balls, and rock bands all rely on one very important thing to be successful – intellectual property.

India’s Rising Tide of Innovation

India’s Rising Tide of Innovation

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A rising tide lifts all boats, according to the old adage. And with a population of over 1.25 billion people, when at last the tide of economic growth rises in India, it will be quite powerful. Ahead of Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the United States, the crescendo is swelling on the issue of IP in India, bringing with it the twin promise of innovation and investment.