May 21, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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ECON 5660 - Health Economics


Introduces students to analytical skills and economic methods, and demonstrates how these methods can be applied to issues in health policy and management. Topics include: demand for health and medical care; health care costs, health reform, medical technology; market for health insurance; physicians, hospitals, and managed care; pharmaceuticals; regulations in the U.S. health care sector; demand for addictive substances; infant and maternal health; international comparisons of health care systems. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Max hours: 3 Credits. Semester Hours: 3 to 3



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