Titolo: The Moral Corporation: Merck Experiences
Casa editrice: Cambridge University Press
Data di pubblicazione: 2006
Legatura: Soft cover
Condizione libro: Used
This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: 1. The puzzle; 2. Professional path; 3. Turn around; 4. New drugs and public safety; 5. Corporate grooming; 6. Winning in global competition; 7. Prices and public interest; 8. Moral leadership; 9. Afterwards. Codice inventario libreria ABE_book_usedgood_0521683831
Riassunto: Merck and the pharmaceutical industry are headline news today. Controversies over public safety, prices, and the ability of the industry to develop the new drugs and vaccines that society needs have been covered worldwide. Roy Vagelos, who was head of research and then CEO at Merck from the mid-1970s through the early 1990s, addresses these issues here. Success with targeted research started Merck on a path that would lead to a series of block-buster therapies that carried the firm to the top of the global industry in the 1990s and Vagelos into the top position at the company. Trained as a physician and scientist, he had to learn how to run a successful business while holding to the highest principles of ethical behavior. He was not always successful. He and his co-author explain where and why he failed to achieve his goals and carefully analyze where he succeeded.
Descrizione del libro: Merck and the pharmaceutical industry are headline news. Roy Vagelos, former CEO of Merck, highlights his efforts to turn around the Merck laboratories and introduce an entirely novel approach to drug development. He and his co-author explain where and why he failed and carefully analyze where he succeeded.
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