Donald W. Light

Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine

Professor of comparative health policy

Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

United States

Center for Migration and Development

Visiting resaercher

200 Wallace Hall

Princeton, NJ 08544

United States

Institute for Advanced Study

Visiting Researcher

1 Einstein Drive

Princeton, NJ 08540

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

Institutional Corruption of Pharmaceuticals and the Myth of Safe and Effective Drugs

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, 2013, Vol. 14, No. 3: 590-610
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Donald W. Light, Joel Lexchin and Jonathan J. Darrow
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, York University and Harvard Medical School
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Pharmaceutical Research and Development: What Do We Get for All that Money?

BMJ, 2012, DOI: 10.1136/bmj.e4348
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 10 May 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2013
Donald W. Light and Joel Lexchin
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine and York University
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pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical policy, regulation, innovation crisis

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Strengthening the Theory of Institutional Corruptions: Broadening, Clarifying, and Measuring

Edmond J. Safra Working Papers, No. 2
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 09 May 2013
Donald W. Light
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
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Institutional corruption, corporations, medicine, politics, ethics

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Global Pharmaceutical Markets

COMPANION TO BIOETHICS (SECOND EDITION), pp. 417-429, Helga Kuhse and Peter Singer, eds., Wiley Intescience, Blackwell Companions to Philosophy, January 2010, Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 10-05
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Mar 2010
Kevin Outterson and Donald W. Light
Boston University School of Law and Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
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Patent, Intellectual Property, Duty of Rescue, Pharmaceutical, Drug, Access to Medicine

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The Inverse Benefit Law: How Drug Marketing Undermines Patient Safety and Public Health

American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 101, No. 3, pp. 399-404, March 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 May 2013
Howard Brody and Donald W. Light
University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston and Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
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ethics, pharmaceuticals, adverse drug events

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Foreign Free Riders and the High Price of U.S. Medicines

BMJ 2005; 331; 958-960
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 May 2013
Donald W. Light and Joel Lexchin
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine and York University
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health economics, pharmaceutical prices, affordable drugs