Princeton University Library Catalog

Economics of health and medical care / Lanis Hicks.

Author:
Hicks, Lanis L. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2014.
Εdition:
6th ed. / Lanis Hicks.
Description:
xxx, 599 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes:
  • Rev. ed. of: Economics of health and medical care / Philip Jacobs, John Rapoport. 5th ed. Aspen Publishers. c2002.
  • Includes online access code.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Output of the healthcare sector -- Economic dimensions of the healthcare system -- Demand for medical care : a simple model -- Additional topics in the demand for health and medical care -- Healthcare production and costs -- Behavior of supply -- Provider payment -- Competitive markets -- Market power in healthcare -- Health insurance -- The labor market -- Economic evaluation of health services -- Value judgments and economic evaluation -- Financing health care -- Public health insurance -- Reform of the healthcare market -- Regulation and antitrust policy in health care -- Evolving issues in health care.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781449629861 (pbk.)
  • 1449629865 (pbk.)
  • 9781449665395 (pbk.)
  • 144966539X (pbk.)
LCCN:
2012019556
OCLC:
793814207
RCP:
C - S