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PHHE 651 - Health Economics for Health Services Managers


Study of principles, concepts, and methods of economic analysis applicable to the U. S. health sector. Applications include special characteristics of health care as a commodity and of the patient as a consumer; health insurance; determinants of cost and utilization; and effects on performance of different market structures, regulatory policies, and payment mechanisms.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: Admitted MPH students or consent of school.

Credits: 3