Differential pricing of pharmaceuticals and retail competition under the Robinson-Patman Act.

@article{Abood1985DifferentialPO,
  title={Differential pricing of pharmaceuticals and retail competition under the Robinson-Patman Act.},
  author={R R Abood},
  journal={American journal of law & medicine},
  year={1985},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={293-317}
}
  • R R Abood
  • Published 1985 in American journal of law & medicine
Emphasis on cost containment by third-party payors has intensified economic competition within the health care system, creating powerful market forces which retail pharmacists had not envisioned a few years ago. Hospitals and alternative delivery systems now sell prescription drugs in direct competition with retail pharmacists. These entities are able to… CONTINUE READING