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Spring 2022 Economics BC3050 section 001
Health Economics
HEALTH ECONOMICS

Call Number 00345
Day & Time
Location
MW 10:10am-11:25am
LL002 MILSTEIN CEN
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Morgan C Jr. Williams
Type LECTURE
Course Description Health economics is an expansive and growing field within the larger microeconomic literature.  From examining the impact of Medicaid on health care utilization to the public health consequences of marijuana legalization, health economics offers a variety of profound economic insights and policy recommendations.  This course uses many familiar concepts from microeconomic theory and econometrics in order to better understand health and healthcare—with students engaging economic models describing the demand for health, addiction, medical care, health insurance, and risky behaviors in addition to interpreting important empirical evidence within these spaces.
Web Site Vergil
Department Economics @Barnard
Enrollment 35 students (60 max) as of 5:37PM Friday, July 1, 2022
Subject Economics
Number BC3050
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20221ECON3050X001

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