ECP3530: Health Economics and Policy 3
Prerequisite:  ECO 2023. This course examines issues related to health and the health care sector from an economic perspective. Utilizing microeconomic methods, we study topics such as: demand for health care, behaviors of health care providers (including physicians and hospitals), the pharmaceutical industry, uncertainty and demand for health insurance, managed care, social insurance (including Medicare and Medicaid), and government intervention in the medical care sector.