Graduate Course Descriptions

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5243. Health Care Economics

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Prerequisite: HCMI 5240 or Instructor Permission

Grading Basis: Graded

Demonstrates how various economic theories can be used to think about health care issues and takes a macro or industry perspective of various health care problems and policy questions. Students are provided with a set of economic tools to evaluate a theoretical or empirical argument relating to health or medical care. Culminates with an in-depth analysis of the structure, conduct, and performance of the markets for medical insurance, physician services, hospital services, pharmaceutical products, and long-term care. Health care reform is also discussed.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Grading Basis Notes
Spring 2020 14362 Hartford Hybrid/Blended R10 Reg 0/40 Graded Course includes in-person and online components. IN CLASS: 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-01-29) / & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-02-11) / & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-02-25) / & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-03-11) & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-03-25) / & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-04-01) / & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-04-15) / & 6:00PM - 9:00PM / Mo / (2019-04-29) / & Final Exam