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[ 977HEALHE2K19 ] KS Health Economics II

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Economics Thomas Schober 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Economic and Business Analytics 2019W
Objectives Students understand important concepts in health economics at an advanced level. They acquire the ability to analyze health economic issues and problems and to develop solutions.
Subject Health production and behavior, Grossman's model of health demand, methods of economic evaluation (assessment of costs and benefits in the health care system, cost-effectiveness, cost-benefit analysis, ...), health in the life cycle (demand and use of services, effects of early life conditions, elderly care, ...), mental health, current health economic issues and questions
Criteria for evaluation Exam
Methods Lectures
Language English
Study material Drummond, M. F., Sculpher, M. J., Claxton, K., Stoddart, G. L., & Torrance, G. W. (2015). Methods for the economic evaluation of health care programmes. Oxford university press.

Phelps, C. E. (2016). Health economics. Routledge.

Additional literature will be announced in the course.

Changing subject? No
Further information Prior completion of the course Health Economics I is recommended
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority