SUP-951: Doctoral Seminar in the Economics of Health and Medical Care

Semester: Spring

Credit: 1.0

Faculty: Amitabh Chandra

Schedule

Day Time Location
First Day 1/29
Meet Day W 4:10 PM - 6:00 PM T301
Review

Description

Focuses on theory, econometric models, and public policy of health care. Frontier work in health economics will be presented and discussed by instructors and outside speakers. Topics covered will include public and private investments in health, hospital, and physician models, markets and competition in health care, and regulation and financing of hospital services.

Permission of the instructor required for nondoctoral students. Also offered by the Economics Department as Ec 2460 and by the School of Public Health as HPM296. (Also offered at Boston University.) Meeting location moves to the HKS on March 31.