Health Care Economics

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Author : Paul J. Feldstein


544 Pages  Hardcover 

7th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005, 1999, 1992

©2012 , Published


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Delivering the most detailed and exhaustive content available, market-leading HEALTH CARE ECONOMICS, 7th Edition demonstrates how basic economic concepts, principles, and theories can be used to think about and illustrate various health care issues. This introductory economics text is geared toward ... more


Each chapter begins with learning objectives that help students focus on important topics, while chapter summaries reinforce key concepts.

Extremely relevant and helpful, the appendix to Chapter 1 provides a refresher on the basics of demand, supply, equilibrium price, price elasticity, and competi... more

New to this Edition

New “FINDINGS” feature highlights applications of research and current events, keeping chapter concepts relevant.

New material on the recently enacted Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) has been added to the appendix for the chapter on National Health Insurance.

An expanded section... more