Health Care Economics
Economics and Finance
College of Business Administration
The purpose of this course is to give students an overview of the major economic considerations in the health care industry and to demonstrate how economic ideas are crucial to an understanding of the functioning of the health care system from both policy (external) and health care management (internal) points of view. There will be a strong emphasis both on economic theory and on empirical studies of the various topics.
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