Economic Evaluation

Course contents
  • 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