This special issue of Babson Insight presents the latest Babson thinking on Life Sciences and Health Care, sectors distinguished by breakthrough innovation but also costly complexity.Today, more than ever, businesses in this space face unprecedented levels of uncertainty. How should health care costs be managed and linked to performance outcomes? In which areas of health care is social and regulatory innovation critical? Which business models are right in Big Pharma given a changed landscape? And, which new decision frames should be adopted?
In the following 10 featured articles, we present readers with a proposed way forward through these and other tough questions that require insight and smart risk-taking.
As you read through the articles in this issue, we hope you discover ways to act successfully in the face of complex and uncertain operating environments. Please don’t hesitate to contact us to find out how we can help you and your organization.
Gaurab Bhardwaj, Associate Professor and the Louis J. Lavigne Jr. Endowed Term Chair in Strategy and Planning
at Babson College
Elaine J. Eisenman, Dean of Babson Executive Education