Do drug prices reflect development time and government investment?

@article{Keyhani2005DoDP,
  title={Do drug prices reflect development time and government investment?},
  author={Salomeh Keyhani and Marie Diener-West and Neil R. Powe},
  journal={Medical care},
  year={2005},
  volume={43 8},
  pages={753-62}
}
BACKGROUND Lengthy development times are cited by the pharmaceutical industry as one reason for high drug prices. OBJECTIVE We compared the prices of different groups of drugs after accounting for development time, government support, market size, and other drug characteristics. DESIGN We conducted a retrospective study of 180 human therapeutic drugs… CONTINUE READING