Media

Press

“How better financing could help create new cancer drugs”, MIT News, October 2012

“New ways to pay for progress”, The Boston Globe, October 2012

“School proposes megafund to battle cancer”, Financial Times, October 2012

“A megafund for drug development”, Cancer Discovery, November 2012

“Disease or cure?: How securitisation may help your health”, The Economist, January 2013

“How the world’s biggest problem can be fixed with financial engineering”, Business Insider, February 2013

“Financial engineering could heal medical funding ills”, Financial Times, June 2013

Innovative financing for cancer R&D“, Bioentrepreneur – Trade Secrets, June 2013

“Can Wall Street help cure cancer?”, Financial Times, June 2013

“Beyond Venture Capital”, FasterCures Blog, November 2013

“The megafund model: A solution to curing the largest indications facing mankind?”, Life Science Nation Newsletter, August 2013

“Financing a cure for cancer”, MIT Sloan Newsroom, January 2014

“Wall Street’s next bet: Cures for rare diseases”, Fortune, January 2014

“Can financial engineering save cancer research?”, PBS Newshour Making Sen$e, February 2014

“Will financial engineering cure cancer?”, Financial Sense Newshour, February 2014

“To cure cancer, provide a profit motive”, Scientific American, March 2014

“[London] Mayor considers £10bn ‘megafund’ as option to boost drug development”, Greater London Authority Press Release, June 2015

“Rep. Thomas J. Rooney and Rep. Juan Vargas Introduce the “Rare Disease (RaD) Fund Act of 2015”, Press Release 2015

“Megafunding Drug Research”, Project Syndicate, December 2015.

Videos

video-iconInterview – Andrew W. Lo: Could Financial Engineering Cure Cancer?, Financial Times – John Authers’ Note, June 2013

video-iconCongressional Briefing – Andrew W. Lo: Better Data for Better Financial Decisions, January 2014

video-iconTEDxStateStreet Talk – Roger Stein: A Bold New Way to Fund Drug Research, January 2014

video-iconTEDxCambridge Talk – Andrew W. Lo: Can Financial Engineering Cure Cancer?, October 2015

video-iconSpecial Seminar – Vikas P. Sukhatme: A Simple, One-Time, Inexpensive and Non-Toxic Intervention to Improve Cancer Survival , December 2015