This course is divided into three sections that
will deepen students' understanding of problems
and solutions in global health economics. First:
the theory of health economics, microeconomic
tools, health behavior, demand for health care,
health insurance markets, and health-care
financing. Second section will be seminar-style
and include heavy readings on topics in global
health to gain an understanding of diseases,
health systems, and health behavior. Third:
Students will delve into empirical research in
global health economics by utilizing Demographic
and Health Survey Data (DHS) data to write papers
on chosen topics in health economics.