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The Economics of Health

Cullis, John G.

The Economics of Health

An Introduction (Modern Revivals in Economics)

by Cullis, John G.

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Economics Of Special Subjects,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Business/Economics,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9763800M
    ISBN 100751200263
    ISBN 109780751200263

    This book introduces students to the growing research field of health economics. Rather than offer details about health systems without providing a theoretical context, Health Economics combines economic concepts with empirical evidence to enhance readers' economic understanding of how health care institutions and markets function. those designations appear in this book, and the publisher was aware of a trademark claim, the designations have been printed in initial caps or all caps. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Folland, Sherman. The economics of health and health care/Sherman Folland, Allen C. Goodman, Miron Stano.—7th ed. p. cm.

    Data and research on health including biotechnology, cancer, health care, health spending, health insurance, fitness, dementia, disability, obesity, smoking, genetics and mortality., Almost one in four people in OECD countries is currently obese. This epidemic has far-reaching consequences for individuals, society and the economy. Using microsimulation modelling, this book analyses . CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14).

    There are a wide range of techniques from mainstream economics and health economics that can be applied to the evaluation of public health policy and public health issues. In this book, Brown presents examples from developed countries to illustrate how economic tools can be . Health Economics presents a systematic treatment of the economics of health behavior and health care delivery. Appropriate both for advanced undergraduate and graduate students of economics, this text provides the background required .


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