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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 88–95.
Published: 01 March 2016
... taxes pharmaceutical industry inversion tax havens RUSTY CLARK RUSTY CLARK In the 1990s and early 2000s, pharmaceutical companies commanded entire towns in Puerto Rico. Every year, Barceloneta, a coastal community dubbed “Ciudad Viagra,” churned out some 100 million of Pfizer’s little...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., and the resources they’ve pumped into African nations have helped improve the quality of life for many individuals. But, as Halperin and Timberg write, “The creation of such an extensive industry creates its own political and financial imperatives.” It’s not clear why PEPFAR’s contracts are so difficult...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 17–21.
Published: 01 September 2011
... but compete internationally against the same multinationals that supplied them with the knowledge and skills in the first place. “Bad” policies are strategies like import substitution industrialization that a country believes will help it, but in fact do more harm than good to the country’s economy...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 14–19.
Published: 01 June 2014
... regulation—shuffling debts into a convenient oblivion from an inconvenient line on a balance sheet. For an industry that sucks up a disproportionate number of the world’s brightest people, one might hope for the sort of exciting innovations that the tech or pharmaceutical sectors uncover relentlessly. Yet...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 45–49.
Published: 01 June 2005
..., business plans, and other back­ nology (i t ) services sector and Dr. Reddy’s ground research as they begin their quest for Laboratories and Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals the next big investment opportunity on the in the healthcare sector are excellent exam­ subcontinent. Some of the world’s leading ples...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 35–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... have? AGF: We depend a lot on foreign labor. We import workers from quite a few countries, and we’re very grateful for this, because they do contribute a lot to the economy and will continue to do so moving forward. We need them in textiles and in the construction industry. We have a very...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 41–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... for copyright issues. They have collaborations with major pharmaceutical companies and other industry groups about removing links from Google search results that I don’t personally know about. We don’t know because Google doesn’t publish information about all the links they remove. This has been going...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2003
... magazine, “I don’t think there are any par­ ing to the U.S. corn industry had lost a bil­ ticular heroes or villains in this whole thing, lion dollars in exports. At the end of May it’s just a balls-up.”7 this year, the United States filed the equiva­ lent of a lawsuit at the World Trade Organi­...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 51–56.
Published: 01 December 2015
... reforms. By major, I mean they have been waiting in the wings for maybe 30 or 40 years without being touched. Suddenly, what you have is that the massive car industry and aerospace companies are using the advantages of the reforms, which were created so many years ago, more than 20 years before NAFTA. I...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 45–50.
Published: 01 December 2002
... knowledge, pharmaceutical and medical in­ ability, and reduced longevity, compromises dustries, trained personnel, and effective productivity. Forty-two percent of U.S. nongovernmental organizations— speak trade is with developing nations, and their for themselves. Yet the record of the last...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 76–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
...; that mining, agriculture, and biofuels interests were using the disease to secure more land for extractive industries; that pharmaceutical companies were infecting people to test their vaccines and medicines; that international humanitarian organizations had brought the disease with them to Ebola-endemic...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 34–52.
Published: 01 September 2005
.... Mercenaries have long been a part of Direct Engagement war, but as one of the fastest-growing sec­ In March 2004, Americans were shocked by tors in the defense industry, some PMCs are images of charred and dismembered bodies shedding their “guns for hire” reputation being dragged...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 78–87.
Published: 01 September 2013
... started a regional pilot intervention project to prevent cross-border transmission of HIV between India and Nepal. In early 2013, the international humanitarian group CARE cross-linked public pharmaceutical services for 22 Nepali migrants living with HIV in India. They can now access the same line...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 37–49.
Published: 01 December 2015
... is lifted suggests the depth of state inefficiencies and stagnant productivity in major industries including agriculture, mining, and energy. This is up to the Cubans alone to fix. Lifting sanctions will make it easier for Cubans to access capital markets, but does not mean the labyrinth of economic rules...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 43–54.
Published: 01 June 2017
... industries. Thanks to job coaches and consistent collaboration with human resources departments, they boast that 59 percent of those “emplaced,” as they call it, retain their jobs for at least six months after release. This is radically different from the U.S., where roughly half of the formerly incarcerated...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 March 2004
... April 1961; it later developed that the CIA prohibits the importation of cost-effective had also authorized botched attempts on Cuban pharmaceuticals and impedes foreign Castro’s life. In reprisal, Castro turned to drug companies from testing important Moscow, openly embraced Marxism...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 51–66.
Published: 01 September 2004
... with pharmaceutical companies, provide access to affordable, essential drugs in developing countries Target 18: In cooperation with the private sector, make available the benefits of new technologies, especially information and communications technologies the other hand, the number...