Posted: 1 Mar 2014
Date Written: 2013
Many features of the existing biomedical research enterprise rest on questionable judgments about the value of research. Policymakers and research ethicists make assumptions about research value that aren’t necessarily warranted. A more balanced view of research value could contribute to more defensible decisions about research policy and practice.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Dresser, Rebecca, Alive and Well: The Research Imperative (2013). Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 40, No. 4, 2013; Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-02-09. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2401947