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Health Economics

Health Economics - 2nd edition

Health Economics - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780673993984

ISBN10: 0673993981

Health Economics by Charles E. Phelps - ISBN 9780673993984
Edition: 2ND 97
Copyright: 1997
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.
Published: 1997
International: No
Health Economics by Charles E. Phelps - ISBN 9780673993984

ISBN13: 9780673993984

ISBN10: 0673993981

Edition: 2ND 97

Other Editions of Health Economics

Summary

#Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Why Health Economics?
2. An Overview of How Markets Interrelate in Medical Care and Health Insurance.
3. The Transformation of Medical Care to Health.
4. The Demand for Medical Care: Conceptual Framework.
5. Empirical Studies of Medical Care Demand and Applications.
6. The Physician.
7. Physicians in the Marketplace.
8. The Hospital as a Supplier of Medical Care.
9. Hospitals in the Marketplace.
10. Health Insurance.
11. Managed Care.
12. Government Provision of Health Insurance: Medicare and Its Revisions.
13. Medical Malpractice.
14. Externalities in Health and Medical Care.
15. Managing the Market: Regulation and Technical Change in Health Care.
16. Universal Insurance Issues and International Comparisons of Health Care Systems.
Author's Postscript.

Appendix: Introduction to Basic Economics Concepts.
Answers to Selected Problems.
Bibliography.
Acknowledgments.
Index.

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