ECON 310-0W1 - Economics Of Health Care

Offered by: Canton / Technology College | Fall 2019

This course introduces students to the discipline of health economics and applies economic concepts to the health care sector. Topics to be covered include the demand for health care, health production and costs, health care markets models, health insurance markets, managed care, structure, conduct and performance of pharmaceutical, physician, and hospital services industries. In addition, the role of government in health care markets and various healthcare reforms proposed in the U.S. and overseas is discussed.
Subject: Economics
Instructor(s): Karen M Spellacy
Dates: August 22, 2019 — December 13, 2019
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