Sep 4, 2019
How Investor-owned Physician Practices Are Driving up Healthcare Costs
Jun 20, 2019
There is not one opioid crisis in America—there are many. And supply-focused measures won’t stop them.
Mar 27, 2019
Stigmatizing and relegating an activity to the shadows doesn’t improve anyone’s welfare
Feb 20, 2019
Pharmaceutical pushers like Purdue “couldn’t have done their dirty work” without America’s increasingly unbalanced economy
Nov 30, 2018
Greg Mankiw says there should be a market for kidneys, but not for paying drug addicts to get sterilized.
Mar 5, 2018
Cuba’s entirely state-owned biopharmaceutical industry has been remarkably successful, and can serve as a model for other nations
A better set of approaches for the 21st century.
Oct 10, 2017
Once again, an out-of-control industry is threatening public health on a mammoth scale
Nov 16, 2017
From the Rust Belt to Rural America, Economic and Social Distress Helped Shape the 2016 US Presidential Election Outcome
Oct 22, 2017
Joseph Stiglitz, Michael Spence and a global team of leading thinkers are calling for new thinking & new rules for the world economy
Jul 8, 2017
Greater efficiency, lower costs, and universal coverage make it the sustainable option, say some top economists
Working Paper Series
The Contributions of Socioeconomic and Opioid Supply Factors to Geographic Variation in U.S. Drug Mortality Rates
Economic distress in rural areas and opioid exposure in cities are key indicators of overdose deaths
Working Paper Series
Price gouging in the US pharmaceutical drug industry goes back more than three decades.
Nov 15, 2019
Increased financialization is driving healthcare costs and must be addressed in our nation’s public policy.
Research & Policy Workshops
IMPORTANT: Due to growing concerns around the coronavirus, the INET Conference, as well as these workshops will be postponed.
Apr 13–15, 2020
IMPORTANT: Due to growing concerns around the coronavirus, the INET Conference, as well as these workshops will be postponed. Applicants will soon be provided further information.