ECN360 Health Economics
John P. Burkett
Fall 2011


This site provides links to class materials and related resources for health economics.

CLASS MATERIALS
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    Bibliography of DEA in health economics
    Bibliography of health economics
    DEA examples (R code)
    Notes on choosing DEA models, writing R code, and interpreting R output
    Software for linear programming
    Software useful in health economics
    Sources of data for applications of DEA to health economics
    Syllabus
    Term Paper Guidelines


RESOURCES FOR HEALTH ECONOMICS

    American Economic Association   (information for undergraduates)
    American Society of Health Economists
    Bayesian Initiative in Health Economics & Outcomes Research
    Centre for Bayesian Statistics in Health Economics
    Comprehensive TeX Archive Network   (Free typesetting software, ideal for scientific writing)
    EconLit
    GlobalHealth.gov
    GNU project   (Free software)
    HealthEconomics.com
    International Health Economics Association
    International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
    National Center for Health Statistics
    PubMed
    R project   (Free statistical software, well suited to empirical economic research)
    World Health Organization

Last modified: October 23, 2011
John P. Burkett
Department of Economics
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI 02881–0808
phone (401) 874–9195