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Academic Year 2005/2006
Health Care Economics
ECON 208 SP
The dramatic restructuring of health care and health insurance markets in the 1980s and 90s, and the escalating cost of medical care over the last several decades have stimulated interest in health economics among
health care providers, employers and the general public. Course topics will include: health expenditure patterns, demand and supply of health insurance, supplier-induced demand, public versus private financing of
care, international differences and similarities in health care systems and the economics of aging.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
ASSESSMENT: 1 Midterm, 1 Final Examination and 1 term project. Participation is highly encouraged and in-class presentations will be frequent.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
ECON101 OR ECON110
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- Instructor(s): Lopez Anuarbe,Monika
- Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: SCIE109;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 35)
- SR. major: 10 Jr. major: 15
- SR. non-major: 0 Jr. non-major: 0 SO: 10 FR: 0
- Curricular Renewal: Quantitative Reasoning, Focused Inquiry Course
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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