Health Economics: Supply

ECON 756

Semester-long survey course designed for students considering PhD research in health economics. Topics will include the economics of hospital care, physicians' services, pharmaceuticals and vaccines and long-term care, including nursing home care. Literature from general economics journals is emphasized. Studies are based on U.S. data and data from other countries at all levels of economic development. Prerequisite: Either Economics 601 or 605 or 701 or 705, plus either Economics 608 and 703, or Economics 707.


Prerequisite: 1 from ECON 601D, 605, 701, 701D, 705, or 705D - AND - either ECON 608 and ECON 703 (703D ) - or - ECON 707 (707D)

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