[Not offered in 2021]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject provides students with an overview of the analysis techniques used in health economics. The subject builds upon the theoretical and conceptual basis provided by TM5526 Public Health Economics, and is designed to equip students with the necessary analysis skills to undertake sophisticated economic evaluations in the tropics. The subject will cover generalised linear models, survival analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, and equity analysis. It will also cover different sources of data available to health economists, including administrative data, and provide a critique of current health economic practice. The subject will be taught in SAS.
|Knowledge of SAS Software package is highly recommended|
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