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Feasible Pharmacare in the Federation: A Proposal to Break the Gridlock

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October 21, 2015
Feasible Pharmacare in the Federation: A Proposal to Break the Gridlock

An expanded federal role in financing pharmacare would set the stage for wider coverage and greater cooperation in drug pricing, states a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Feasible Pharmacare in the Federation: A Proposal to Break the Gridlock,” authors Åke Blomqvist and Colin Busby propose a politically affordable way forward to start addressing the runaway drug prices paid by Canadians. 

Author(s):

Åke Blomqvist, Adjunct Research Professor, Carleton University
Åke Blomqvist
Colin Busby, Associate Director, Research
Colin Busby

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