HST.918[J] Economics of Health Care Industries


Class Info

Considers health economics issues from a business perspective, including differences between health care and other industries, the role of health insurance, regulatory issues and incentives for innovation, data analytics to measure value, strategic issues in pricing and marketing, use of e-commerce and information technology, personalized/stratified medicines, and formation and management of various alliances. Explores US and global health institutions. Visiting speakers from academia, government, NGOs, and industry.

This class has no prerequisites.

HST.918[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by J. Doyle.

This class counts for a total of 6 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

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