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HW 2 questions - ECON 3301001: HEALTH ECONOMICS, Spring...

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ECON 3301 001: HEALTH ECONOMICS, Spring 2011 Assignment 2, due 2/1 Did Medicare induce pharmaceutical innovation? Please submit a scantron form, with one letter filled in corresponding to the answer for each question and no more than two names, at the beginning of the next class. 1. Medicare provides health insurance primarily for those who are a. Elderly b. Poor c. Sick d. Workers 2. In the last half-century, new pharmaceuticals were responsible for one-third of the fall in mortality from a. Cancer b. Cardiovascular disease c. Motor vehicle accidents d. Suicide 3. In this study, Medicare could have induced pharmaceutical innovation a. Directly through coverage of prescription drugs b. Indirectly through coverage of physician care c. Both a. and b. d. Neither a. nor b. 4. Table 1 defines the a. Control group not covered by Medicare as individuals aged 55 64 b. Treatment group covered by Medicare as individuals aged 65 74 c. Both a. and b. d.
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