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Wharton professor of health care management Patricia Danzon discusses Cuba's health care system.
The thawing of relations between the U.S. and Cuba has produced an unlikely benefit. Lung cancer patients in the U.S. may soon have access to a promising vaccine developed in[…]
Shamsheer Vayalil, founder of the VPS Healthcare group in Abu Dhabi, credits his success to a focus on quality, not revenues.
Global food production is not keeping up with population growth. Will there be a second Green Revolution to close the productivity gap?
Some 49 million people in the U.S. lack access to healthy food. The problem of course is not scarcity, but poverty, and food banks are increasingly working to supply healthier[…]
Summer jobs programs have long been used to provide teens with work experience, and to help keep them out of trouble while school is out of session. But do such[…]
Hospitals and academic medical centers are hiring chief innovation officers to transform the way they deliver care. What factors can most affect the outcome?
While pharmaceutical companies hope their television ads might convince a consumer to choose their drug over a rival’s, new Wharton research finds that the ads have a number of additional,[…]
The Supreme Court ruling on health care subsidies has averted disruption of the market, but more states may tap the federal marketplace, say experts.
Are the FDA's medical device regulations too hard, too soft, or just right? Wharton research indicates that the agency is on the right track.