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A Game Called Big Pharma

July 8th, 2016

Episode 564 of 643 episodes

Ed Butler explores some of the accusations of corruption against the pharmaceutical industry. Computer games developer Tim Wicksteed explains why he developed Big Pharma the game, bribes to officials and falsifying of trial data included. Andy Powrie-Smith from the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations responds to some of the accusations. And a British former private corporate investigator Peter Humphrey describes the murky world of Chinese corporate corruption, and how it cost him two years in jail. (Photo: Pharmaceuticals, Credit: Getty Images)