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Unraveling MHLW/MOF Tug-of-War on Drug Pricing Reform
(Nov.8.2017)

By Yoshinori Sagehashi

Now that the election is over, Japan is going full throttle on its debate on the drug pricing reform. Unpopular policies were kept low-profile during the election campaign, and within days after the poll, drug pricing was taken up at a string of meetings held by the Central Social Insurance Medical Council (Chuikyo), the Fiscal System Council, and the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy (CEFP) ...

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