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Make education a lifelong endeavor

The world’s rich countries face a looming challenge in education: Too many of their citizens lack the skills and credentials needed for the jobs...

Republican deficit wars are a farce

NEW YORK - Kevin Drum spots a great quote from Republican Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., who is concerned about Republican hypocrisy: “I hope we’re...
MYLAN HAS USED a strategy that involves driving up consumer prices for generic drugs to dramatically increase its market capitalization. One example of that strategy is the recent EpiPen controversy. Mylan bought the product in 2007 and transformed from a $200 million-a-year into a $1.1 billion-a-year business. / BLOOMBERG NEWS

Drugmakers play these games to keep prices high

NEW YORK - One of my goals when I joined Bloomberg View a month ago was to dive into the contentious subject of drug...

Health care will always be business

"The health of Americans should not be a profit center. Health care is a right. Full stop."That comes from the Twitter feed of personal...

Bloomberg View: Cops killing, and dying, in a vicious circle

NEW YORK - The shooting of 12 police officers in Dallas on Thursday suggests spiraling violence: The cops were shot during a protest against...

Economists can tell you what you should want

NEW YORK - At its best, economics is the study of what makes people better off, and how they can have more of it....

2015’s best movies (for behavioral economics)

In just four years, the Behavioral Economics Oscars, widely known as the Becons, have become the most eagerly awaited of the year-end movie awards...

Quantifying risk bacon will kill you

You have of course heard the sad news about bacon. As the World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer put it last...

People aren’t unequal, but their employers are

NEW YORK - Wage inequality, according to one popular view, arises from differences in the talent and determination of individuals: Some superstars win, and...

Why Fed won’t rescue markets with QE4

NEW YORK - The recent financial turmoil already is fueling speculation about a fourth round of quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve, which would...
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