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Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
PUBH
6440
Global Health Economics and Finance
GH Econ & Finance
201501
2
Course Type
Lecture
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PUBH 6400
Corequisites

25

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Examination of economics and finance principles as they apply to global health. Organization, delivery, and financing of health care in developing countries. Tools for analyzing issues related to global health economics and finance and application of those tools to a variety of a global health issues, including demand for health care, health care financing, social insurance, pharmaceuticals, and HIV/AIDS.
By the end of the course students will be able to: • Define fundamental principles of health economics • Explain how health economics principles apply to global health problems. • Describe key issues facing developing countries related to health care financing. • Use economic analysis to evaluate problems faced by the global health arena. • Evaluate research findings related to health economics.
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