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2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HP 790 - Introduction to Health Economics


This course provides an introduction to and application of micro- and macroeconomics in the fields of healthcare provision and policy. Specifically, students are instructed in basic economic concepts: utility, marginal analysis, demand, elasticity, costs, supply, opportunity costs, market structure, and private, public, and social goods in terms of micro-economic theory, as well as national GDP, income, fiscal, and monetary policy described by the tenets of macro-economics.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: HP 750 or other introductory statistics course satisfactory to instructor)

Credits: 3