EC387 Introduction to Health Economics

CAS B18A, 2-3:30pm, MW

Albert Ma; ma@bu.edu
Room 557 270 Bay State Road
Office hours: Thursday 11-12:30pm, Friday 2-3:30pm, or by appointment

Teaching Assistant/Grader: Chi Zhang; cz0425@bu.edu
Office hours: Thursday 4-6pm, Room B17, 264 Bay State Road, or by appointment

Course Outline: EC387.pdf

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Final examination: 12:30-2:30pm, Friday December 18

Practice Test 3 here

Practice Test 2 here

Practice Test 1 here

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Link to Assignemnts (and Solutions)

Slides and supplementary materials:

Week beginning November 30:

Chapter 20

Chapter 19

Ma 1994

Slides for Ma 1994

Week beginning November 9:

Chapter 17

Chapter 15

McGuire

Hennig-Schmidt-Selten-Wiesen_2011 JHE

Hennig-Schmidt-Wiesen_2014_SSM

Week beginning November 2:

Chapter 12

Cutler-Reber 1998, QJE

Slides for Cutler-Reber

Rand Experiment

Week beginning October 19:

Chapter 11

Chapter 10

Chapter on Adverse Selection

Einav-Finkelstein 2011, JEP Pictures

Akerlof 1970, QJE Lemons

Arrow 1963, AER Medical

Week beginning October 5:

Chapter 9

Paper on Behavioral Hazard

Chapter on Moral Hazard

Week beginning September 21:

Chapter 8

Chapter on Expected Utility

Week beginning September 14:

Chapter 7

Week beginning September 2:

Chapter 6

Chapter 5

Chapter 4

Chapter 2