Courses Details

HMP660: Economics Of Health Management And Policy I

  • Graduate level
  • Both Residential and Online MPH
  • This is a second year course for Online students
  • Fall, Spring-Summer term(s) for residential students; Fall term(s) for online MPH students;
  • 2-3 credit hour(s) for residential students; 2 credit hour(s) for online MPH students;
  • Instructor(s): Richard Hirth, Elisa Maffioli, (Residential); Richard Hirth (Online MPH);
  • Prerequisites: Graduate standing
  • Description: This course covers the principles of microeconomic theory and the fundamental concepts of the field of health economics. Purpose is to give students experience analyzing health management and health policy issues using economic tools.
  • Residential Syllabus for HMP660
Richard Hirth
Elisa Maffioli
Concentration Competencies that HMP660 Allows Assessment On
Department Program Degree Competency Specific course(s) that allow assessment
HMP MPH Describe how basic microeconomic theory explains the influence of incentives on consumer, provider, and payer behaviors, costs, and other outcomes HMP660