14.21 Health Economics


Class Info

Applies theoretical and empirical tools of economics to problems of health and medical care delivery. Concentrates on selected topics such as decision-making under uncertainty, cost-benefit analysis, health insurance, physician remuneration, government regulation, health care systems of developing countries, and the economics of AIDS.

This class has 14.01 as a prerequisite.

14.21 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by J. E. Harris.

Lecture occurs 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in E51-151.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 14.21 was rated 4.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the MIT 14.21 Spring 2011 Index Page site or on the 14.21 Stellar site.

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