- Code ECON8039
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Economics
- ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
- Course subject Economics
- Areas of interest Economics
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
The syllabus for this course includes the content of ECON3004 plus additional advanced topics discussed at a series of graduate seminars. The advanced topics vary each year, and address issues such as: time-varying discount rates, time-inconsistent preferences and obesity: organ transplantation; surrogate motherhood; supplier-induced demand; rationing by waiting; state-dependent utility; valuing statistical lives.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
In addition to the learning outcomes for the pass course, graduate students will:
- have the capacity to use formal microeconomic analysis to evaluate health economics issues;
- be exposed to the academic literature on health economics;
See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available.
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- 6 units
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