Writing Assignment - Herbert Lourie Lectures
Pharmaceuticals: Access, Cost, Pricing, and Directions for the future: Patricia M. Danzon and
Stephen B. Soumerai
I have chosen this lecture because it is the most relevant to my career working for a
1. Consider how a company like Sirtris makes money. In what ways might Sirtris make money
and does that potential revenue adequately compensate for the risk and effort necessary to create
a company like Sirtris?
A company like Sirtris makes money by devel
Discussion Questions Re: the Whole Foods case
What is this case about? How do you think it fits into the course?
This case is a study in an organizational strategy focused on maximizing human capital and participation
to influence and drive institutional
2. What is scalability and why is it attractive in a new venture?
Scalability in its most generic form, is the ability of a system or network to undertake an
increasing workload or growth and remain viable. For instance, the term can be applied as the
If you have not been living under a rock over the past few years then you are aware that
corporations in America are experiencing data breaches at an alarming rate. Since 2004, there
have been over 180 reported data breaches, affecting anywhere from 30,
8-1 Production Problem
X1 = number of French Provinical cabinets produced daily
X2 = number of Danish Modern cabinets produced daily
Objective: $28F + $25D = Maximum Revenue
Must produce a minimum of 300 of eac