Issue Brief: Drug Prices and the Emerging Majority: Should Government Negotiate Drug Prices?

Issue Brief 1: Drug Prices and the Emerging Majority: Should Government Negotiate Drug Prices? (272 kb PDF) by Gary A. Puckrein, PhD; Randall W. Maxey, MD, PhD; Rene Rodriguez, MD; and Peter R. Deutsch, JD

Virtually lost in the discussion about drug prices is any recognition that the methods used to contain drug prices could undermine the health of the emerging majority of the US population.