QC Economics
ECON260 - Economics of Health and Income Maintenance Program

ECON260 - Economics of Health and Income Maintenance Program

3 credits
This course analyzes both individual and public policy decisions surrounding health and resource allocation issues in the health care sector of the U.S. The demand, production, cost, and financing of health are examined using a variety of conceptual and empirical models. Income maintenance programs are also discussed. The main emphasis is on the United States; comparisons with other countries may also be included.