ECON338

Health Economics Overview

15 points

Not offered 2022, offered in 2015, 2016, 2019, 2020, 2021

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance

Description

An application of microeconomic and empirical tools to the study of health and medical care. The topics covered will include market failures arising from asymmetric information, the demand for and production of health, provision of health insurance, and government involvement in the medical care system.

Pre-requisites

ECON207 or 202 RP: ECON208

Recommended Preparation