Author Archives: Jeremy Chen

Fairness in Economics: Who deserves a surplus?

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has been fined £84.2 million after the Competition and Markets Authority declared that the price-hike of an anti-epilepsy drug in 2012 was “excessive and unfair”. When the drug lost its patent protection, Pfizer sold the drug to … Continue reading

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Junior Doctors: Brinkmanship and Virtual Strikes

Here we go again. As August tipped into September, the British Medical Association announced the seventh walkout by junior doctors this year over new contracts. Taking place from the 12th to the 16th of this month, all departments will be … Continue reading

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The Impossible Art of Taxation

Tax will always be a touchy subject for all politicians; it eventually comes down to trying to annoy the least amount of people when trying to fiddle with rates or tax credits. So it would surely come as a relief … Continue reading

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