ECO 327- Ch7 Demand For Health Capital
The Demand For Health consumer as Health Producer
It is not medical care as such that consumers want, but rather health. People
want health; they demand medical care inputs to produce it
Consumers do not merely pur
ECO 354 Lecture 4- Thinking Even Harder about rationality
Why are Americans so angry?
69% of Americans are either very angry or somewhat angry about the
way things are in the US.
Five reasons why some voters feel the American dream is in tatters
ECO 327- CH 6The production, Cost and Technology of Health Care
Production and the Possibilities For Substitution what is meant by substitution?
Economists often note that there is more than one way to skin a cat that
different techniques are available t
Is the Affordable Care Act Working?
1. Ha the percentage of uninsured people been reduced?
a. The number of Americans without Health Insurance is down by about
25 percent. (8 million to 11 million)
b. At its most basic level, the affordable care act was i
Health Economics Chapter 12 Managed Care
Overview The previous chapter described how conventional health insurance will
generally increase consumers health care utilization.
With this in mind, we turn to the issue of managed health care. One might
ECO 327- Health Economics
The Production Function Of Health- Chapter 5
The production function of health defines the reaaltionship health and the
health inputs, like , practitioner provedied health care , needed to produce
ECO 354- Lecture 10
Two Sorts of Questions
1. Macro oriented questions, such as population and economic growth; future of
2. Micro oriented questions, such as about fertility decision-making
ECO 354 Lecutre 7
Economics of Crime , Justice, Addiction
The Economic Puzzles
Although sentences for crimes are longer in the US than in most other
countries, America has much higher incarceration.
What has happened to crime rates as economic inequalit
ECO 354 Lecture 8 Marriage, cohabitation, and divorce
Men proposed to their first choice woman
Woman say yes if he is her first choice, and mayve if there are still
unamarried men she would prefer
If she already has a maybe she