This page is part of the Health Economics education site, led by the Institute of Health & Society at Newcastle University.

Text books:

Morris S., Devlin N., Parkin D. Economic analysis in health care. 2007: Wiley. Chapter 8. (Worldcat)

Journal articles:

Brouwer WBF, Culyer AJ, van Exel NJA, Rutten FFH. Welfarism vs. extra-welfarism. Journal of Health Economics 2008; 27: 325-338. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2007.07.003

Coast J, Smith RD, Lorgelly P. Welfarism, extra-welfarism and capability: the spread of ideas in health economics.  Social Science & Medicine. 2008; 67: 1190-1198. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.06.027

Coast J, Smith RD, Lorgelly P.  Should the capability approach be applied in health economics?  Health Economics. 2008; 17: 667-670. DOI: 10.1002/hec.1359


Health Economics education

Led by Newcastle University