• Offered by Research School of Economics
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject Economics
  • Areas of interest Economics

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.

Learning Outcomes

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;

Other Information

See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available. 

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Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $3414
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $4350
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
9892 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person N/A

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