ECON 3301. THE ECONOMICS OF HEALTH. 3 Hours.
Applies economic analysis to the health sector; examines issues involving health insurance and how these issues have been addressed by the market and by the government; role of market structure in health care markets such as the hospital and pharmaceutical industries; compares the U.S. health care system to health care systems in other countries. Prerequisite: ECON 2306.
Students who plan to earn a degree in economics in one of the specialized fields listed below should consider the following suggestions as to their choice of elective economics courses:
...generalcorerequirements 2 ECON 2305 and ECON 2306 , passed...additional advanced hours ( MATH 3301 or above, except...