Economic Evaluation

Methods for the economic evaluation of social & healthcare services & programs
Tools of economic evaluations: costing methodology, measures of outcomes, quality of life, societal values
Presentation of appraisal tools, use of appraisal tools on examples
Role of economic evaluation in promoting access to innovation
Mini-HTA and other methods for economic evaluation at institutional level
Priority setting and decision-making in the context of social & health systems
Appraisal of conditional cash transfer programs and quasi-experimental design interventions
Technical and ethical dimensions and dilemmas of priority setting & rationing
Economic analysis both in high and low income health settings and the role of international agencies in international social and health systems performance
Case studies on HTA and other methods for economic evaluation at regional, national and international level