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The Economics Of Healthcare Crash Course Econ

Why is health care so expensive? Once again, there are a lot of factors in play. Jacob and Adriene look at the many reasons that health care in the US is so ...

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We need to have a talk about your future. You're going to die. We all are. And it's probably going to be expensive. This week on CC Econ, Adriene is talking ...

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What is foreign aid? How much foreign aid does the United States distribute each year. Comparatively, not much. In fact, foreign aid only accounts for a small ...

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In which Adriene Hill and Jacob Clifford teach you about one of the fundamental economic ideas, supply and demand. What is supply and demand? Well, you'll ...

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What is an underground economy? Whether you call it a black market, a grey market, or just the shop down the street, its about connecting people with goods ...

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In which Jacob Clifford and Adriene Hill teach you about Economic Systems and Macroeconomics. So, economics is basically about choices. We'll look at some ...

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Why do people buy the stuff they buy? In classical economics, most models assume that consumers behave rationally. As you've probably noticed in your real ...

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James Bailey analyzes the public healthcare system in the United States. He compares the cost of healthcare in the US to the amount spent in other developed ...

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America's healthcare system is bleeding us dry. 2000 healthcare spending vs. life expectancy by country: http://ucatlas.ucsc.edu/spend.php 2007 OECD ...

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This week on Crash Course Econ, Jacob and Adriene are talking about failure. Specifically, we're talking about market failures. When markets don't provide a ...

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For more on what's behind the healthcare headlines, go to http://www.ImagineWhatIf.com) Healthcare Econ 101: Why it costs so much, yet we still don't get what ...

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Global health and public health practitioners use Health Economics to better understand the decisions that get made that affect health. Calculating the DALYs ...

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SJSU economics students debate for and against universal health care in Jack Estill's ECON 193 Austrian Economics class. Debaters: Teran Bickler (1st ...

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Hi, my name is Dr. Sanjay Sharma. I am a Professor of Ophthalmology and Epidemiology at Queen's University. As a researcher, I am very interested in a ...

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How much should you get paid for your job? Well, that depends on a lot of factors. Your skill set, the demand for the skills you have, and what other people are ...

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In which Jacob Clifford and Adriene Hill launch a brand new Crash Course on Economics! So, what is economics? Good question. It's not necessarily about ...

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So, during times of inflation or deflation, why doesn't the government just set prices? It sounds reasonable, but price ceilings or floors just don't work. Adriene ...

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This presentation provides an overview of the types of economic evaluations in health care, the various economic perspectives studies can have, whose costs ...

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Thom Hartmann gives us a crash course in how our economy really works. If you liked this clip of The Thom Hartmann Program, please do us a big favor and ...

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