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Public Health Economics Seminar

East Baltimore
3rd term
Health Policy and Management
1 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Class Times:
  • Friday,  12:00 - 1:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Course Instructor :
David Earle

Exposes students to recent research in various areas of health economics. Provides opportunities for more in-depth study of the core economics courses being offered each term. Provides opportunities for professional development in the field.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. List the theoretical and empirical techniques of health economics and their implication for health policy decisions
  2. Prepare written critiques of recent research in area of public health economics
  3. Identify the health economics faculty and their research interests
  4. Cite the literature that pertains to health economics
  5. Discuss the literature and describe relationships between health economics and other areas within public health
  6. Facilitate the translation of economics research into policy and practice
Methods of Assessment:

Class Participation and brief written assignment due at the end of the term

Enrollment Restriction:

undergraduates are not permitted

Instructor Consent:

No consent required