Lipstick on another pig? Bad Pharma

Written by Ashwin Rattan Wednesday, 07 November 2012 09:53
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From The Economist

ALONG with lawyers, estate agents and journalists, the pharmaceutical industry occupies an unenviable position near the bottom of the public’s affections.


Ask people why, though, and they may find the reasons for their disdain hard to pin down.


Ben Goldacre, a British doctor and author, knows exactly what is wrong. “Medicine is broken,” he declares in his new book, “Bad Pharma”.


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And for an analysis of how institutions across many sectors, and why financial services in particular, fails, then check out Simon Deane-Johns' Lipstick on a Pig

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