The Pharmaceutical Industry in Contemporary Capitalism

Authors

  • Joel Lexchin

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-069-10-2018-03_3

Keywords:

Health, Political Economy, Inequality

Abstract

The pharmaceutical industry has been enormously profitable for many decades. The myth is that these windfalls are warranted by the therapeutic advances made by pharmaceutical companies—but the reality is far different.

Published

2018-03-03

Issue

Section

Articles