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Four Strategies For Reducing Ridiculously Inflated Drug Prices

| Written by David Morris | No Comments | Updated on Oct 9, 2015 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

American consumers pay hundreds of billion of dollars in inflated pharmaceutical prices because drug companies are legal monopolies, a result of current patent laws. Dean Baker of the Center for Economic and Policy Research evaluates 4 separate strategies for slashing the cost of drugs and seeing drugs as a common good.