Lecture with integrated exercise

Inequality in Health

Name in diploma supplementInequality in Health
Organisational Unit Lehrstuhl für VWL, insb. Gesundheitsökonomik (http://www.goek.wiwi.uni-due.de/)
LecturersProf. Dr. Martin Karlsson
SPW4LanguageEnglish
Cyclewinter semesterParticipants at mostno limit

Preliminary knowledge

Good knowledge of econometrics required.

Abstract

The students gain a sound knowledge of the theory and empirical contributions in the area of inequality in health.

Contents

  • Measurement, Decomposition and Quantitative Analysis of Inequality
  • Poverty and Health
  • Income Inequality and Health
  • The Emergence of a Social Gradient in Health
  • Distributive Justice and Health

Literature

  • Currie, J., 2009. Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise: Socioeconomic Status, Poor Health in Childhood, and Human Capital Development. Journal of Economic Literature 47 (1), 87-122
  • Deaton, A., 2003. Health, Inequality, and Economic Development. Journal of Economic Literature 41 (1), 113-158

Participants

  • ECMX Master 2019>Wahlpflichtbereich >Bereich Economics >Modul "Inequality in Health"1st-3rd Semester, Elective
  • GOEMIK Master 2016>Wahlpflichtbereich >Bereich Volkswirtschaftslehre >Modul "Inequality in Health"1st-3rd Semester, Elective
  • MedMan MedGW Master 2014>Wahlpflichtbereich I >Bereich Gesundheitsökonomie >Modul "Inequality in Health"1st-3rd Semester, Elective
  • MedMan WiWi Master 2014>Wahlpflichtbereich I >Bereich Gesundheitsökonomie >Modul "Inequality in Health"1st-3rd Semester, Elective
  • VWL Master 2009-V2013>Wahlpflichtbereich I >Modul "Inequality in Health"1st-3rd Semester, Elective
WIWI‑C0641 - Lecture with integrated exercise: Inequality in Health