Hereâ€™s what he has to say this week in Fortune Magazine about his plan to replace pharmaceutical patents with â€œprizesâ€ â€¦
"It's either going to be price controls or prizes.â€
Not so. And even though he's King of the Big Lie -- say it enough times and maybe people will begin to think itâ€™s true -- it just isn't so. There are many alternatives that are, well, sane ones.
But as the article (authored by John Simons) concludes â€¦
â€œClearly, if industry wants to avoid this (Jamie Love's) scenario, they had better start fashioning some new ideas of their own.â€
How about a more robust discussion of a patient-centric Critical Path program for Comparative Effectiveness?
Hereâ€™s the rest of the story from Fortune:
Next up on this front is just how far Senator Bernie Sanders' Prizes vs. Patents bill gets in the Senate.