ECO402H1: Topics in Health Economics

Hours: 
24L/12T

This course explores a variety of topics in health economics, providing students with an overview of current and historical institutional characteristics of the market for, and public policy towards, health care. Students will apply theoretical and empirical tools to current domestic and international issues in health policy. No previous background in health economics is required.

Prerequisite: 

ECO200Y1/​ECO204Y1/​ECO206Y1; ECO202Y1/​ECO208Y1/​ECO209Y1; ECO220Y1/​ECO227Y1/​(STA220H1,STA255H1)/(STA257H1,STA261H1); At least one FCE in ECO at the 300 level or higher.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)