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

Readings in Demand for Health

Text books:

Morris S, Devlin N, Parkin D.Economic analysis in health care. 2007: Wiley. Chapter 2.

McGuire A, Henderson J, Mooney G.The Economics of Health Care. 1998: Routledge. Chapter 7.

Journal articles:

Grossman M. The demand for health after a decade. Journal of Health Economics. 1998;1: 1-13

Wagstaff A. The demand for health: an empirical reformulation of the Grossman model. Health Economics. 1993; 2: 89-198. DOI: 10.1002/hec.4730020211

Grossman M. The Demand for Health: A Theoretical and Empirical Investigation. NBER; 1972: Occasional Paper 119.


Health Economics education

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