The Yale Socially Responsible Investments Journal

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The EpiPen Outrage and Solving Today’s Drug Pricing Problem

The EpiPen Outrage and Solving Today’s Drug Pricing Problem

By Amy Xiong The price of the EpiPen, a life-saving injection device for those with severe allergies, increased to about $600 for two doses from $100 in 2007, causing significant uproar in the general public and in Washington.[1] This price hike is not surprising: drug companies have routinely increased their prices in past years. ListContinue Reading The EpiPen Outrage and Solving Today’s Drug Pricing Problem

How Impact Investing Can Advance the Medical World

How Impact Investing Can Advance the Medical World

Every year trillions of dollars are spent researching medical technology and cures for illness and disease. However, impact investing can direct a portion of this money to the underlying causes of illness and disease to help advance the world’s healthcare solutions.A Only 10% of our life expectancy and health is determined by health care. TheContinue Reading How Impact Investing Can Advance the Medical World