May 27, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog

EC 490 - Introduction to Health Economics

An application of micro- and macroeconomics to the fields of healthcare provision and policy. Topics will include healthcare demand versus need, costs, structure of the healthcare market, labor, hospitals, managed care, insurance, pharmaceutical interventions, and practice patterns.

Prerequisites & Notes
Student has satisfied any of the following: [Student has completed all of the following course(s): EC 201 - Intro to Microeconomics with grade greater than or equal to D-.]

Credits: 3