0 Denitions for health and wellness.
Know the six dimensions of wellness.
Current life expectancy (text pg. 5).
Top 5 leading causes of death in the U.S.
Broad goals of Healthy People 2010 and other objectives (text pg.6).
What is a target beha
Week 2: Keith 2000
In Keiths review of geoengineering and the climate, he first defines
geoengineering as the intentional large-scale manipulation of the environment,
particularly manipulation that is intended to reduce unde
Study Guide #3, 9/27-9/29:
Urbanization and Health
Pernick, Martin S. Politics, Parties, and Pestilence: Epidemic Yellow Fever in
Philadelphia and the Rise of the First Party System. William and Mary
Quarterly 29 (October 1972): 559-586.
DDT as an Endocrine Disruptor in Human and Nonhuman Test Cases
Aware of the health concerns, especially in developing countries, resulting from local
exposure to persistent organic pollutants, in particular impacts upon women and, through
Would it be ok for me to take $500 from Shering-Plough to begin
lecture with plug for Clarinex?
Are Ray etc the crack dealers in Bourgois In Search of Respect
any worse than Pharmaceutical industry?
& interesting overlap in tech
ENVIRONMENTAL KUZNETS CURVES
14.42 LECTURE PLAN 11: MARCH 31, 2011
PASTURE 1: EMPIRICAL RESULTS
Question: How have you seen the EKC where youre from?
Los Angeles vignette
Question: How would you test this formally?
Grossman and Krueger: exami
14.42 LECTURE PLAN 10: MARCH 29, 2011
PASTURE 1: COUNTERVAILING TARIFFS
Draw picture of countervailing tariffs.
Fundamental problem: the countervailing tariff cant get the price right in the producer market. So:
My Current Public Health Policy Concerns
People with chronic conditions are being treated by system
designed to provide acute care
Prices for medical services are much higher in the U.S. but
outcomes are not necessarily better
International funding agenci
Chapter 2 and answer Questions 1, 3, and 5
1. Discuss the roles of federal and state governments in health policy.
2. Who are demanders and suppliers of health policies? What motivates each in the policy
5. Define po