From FPA News:

The pharmaceutical and the agro-chemical sectors have been plagued with scandals about corporations falsifying science and influencing professionals and policymakers.

“These scandals are not simply anecdotes, but are symptoms of systematic efforts and strategies routinely deployed to benefit commercial interests,” says Marc-André Gagnon.

Gagnon, an associate professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration, has received a 5-year $298,138 SSHRC Insight grant for the project, “Ghost-Management in the Pharmaceutical and Agricultural Chemical Sectors: Dynamics and Implications for Canadian Political Economy.”

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