ECON5815Health Economics3 ch (3C)

The course discusses and analyses the health economics literature. A set of topics will be selected by the instructor for consideration. Likely topics will include demand theory and measurement as applied to health care markets, production and supply theory (in the context of health markets), health economic evaluation methods, managed competition approaches to health care, and public policy analysis. Other topics may be introduced in accordance with the instructor's priorities, or the specific interests of the students. ECON 3013, ECON 3023 or the permission of the instructor. 

Prerequisites: ECON 3013 and ECON 3023 or permission of the instructor.