This course is an examination of the structure, conduct, and performance of the health care market including physician services, the pharmaceutical industry, the hospital market, and health insurance using quantitative and analytic economic tools.  Special emphasis is on regulatory response to market imperfections.

Prerequisite: ECON 641 and ECON 645 (can be taken concurrently with ECON 645)
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit