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Improved financial mechanisms that share risks between medical R&D investors and outside capital markets could spur medical innovation.
The Center for Retirement Research at Boston College discussed our Best Cities for Successful Aging index in its Squared Away blog, making the point that snowy cities often offer what's needed for older adults to thrive.
This paper puts Dodd-Frank into a historical perspective, identifies its key features, discusses the implementation progress, and assesses whether the law will accomplish its objectives.
Members will provide guidance on fostering a coverage and reimbursement environment that incentivizes biomedical innovation and ensures that patients have meaningful access to life-saving therapies.
John Hope Bryant, founder of Operation HOPE, presented a strategy for restoring the American middle class by teaching financial literacy and removing barriers to credit and small-business creation. Video
Barry Eichengreen of UC-Berkeley spoke with Michael Hiltzik of the LA Times about why policymakers in the U.S. and Europe didn’t do better in 2008, given that the lessons of the crash of 1929 were so well known.
This briefing focused on how the legislative and regulatory process can enhance the ability of capital markets to replace taxpayers as the primary source of risk capital and ensure a robust, stable provision of mortgage credit, for first-time homebuyers and low-and moderate-income households.
Healthy Savings: MedTech and the Economic Burden of Disease documents medical technology's impact on the economic burden of disease.
Effective Government and Economic Expansion: How California Is Improving Permitting and Communication to Spur Business identifies efforts to reduce the burden of opening or expanding a business in California.
Globalbanking.org is the go-to online resource for trends, data and analysis related to banking systems worldwide.