ECO 332 (SA)
Economics of Health and Health Care
This course explores aspects of health systems primarily through the prism of micro-economic theory and analysis. It will be structured around a well-known textbook on the subject. Students successfully completing the course should have a better understanding of this complex system which now absorbs 17% of GDP and will soon claim a fifth.
Sample reading list:
Folland, Goodman and Stano, The Economics of Health and Health Care, 6th ed. (2010)-main
Thomas Rice and Lynn Unruh, The Economics of Health Reconsidered 3rd ed. (2009)
In addition to the assigned textbook material, there will be assigned journal articles.
Mid Term Exam - 25%
Final Exam - 50%
Problem set(s) - 25%
Not Open to Freshmen.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
ECO 100 or ECO 200 or equivalent..
Although multivariable calculus may occasionally be used, it will not be the workhorse for lectures or homework.
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