Course Description

BUSINESS C711
Health Economics and Evaluation

This course will examine the application of economic principles to policy-relevant questions in the area of health and healthcare. Topics will include applied health economics, economic correlates to health, demand and supply of healthcare and insurance, healthcare system financing, alternative payment schemes, economic regulation of the pharmaceutical industry, cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analyses, QALY’s, and means by which to improve value-for-money in the health sector.

  • Prerequisite: C721 and registration in the Global Health Program, or eHealth Program, or Health Services Management specialization of the MBA, or permission of the instructor.

Course Offerings

Winter 2018

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Fall 2017

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Winter 2017

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Fall 2016

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Winter 2016

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Fall 2015

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Winter 2015

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Fall 2014

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Winter 2014

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Fall 2013

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Winter 2013

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Fall 2012

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