Specialisation Health Economics

The international master in Health Economics, Policy & Law offers the specialisation Health Economics. This specialisation is a joint venture between the Erasmus School of Economics and the Institute of Health Policy and Management. The latter is one of the leading centers in the world for health economics research and training. The master in Health Economics is aimed at students with a basic training in economics who wish to specialize in health economics. The master in Health Economics is a monodisciplinary programme, its aim is to provide students with concepts and tools of economic analysis of health care, including the analysis of the peculiar functioning of health care markets and the economic evaluation of health care programmes and interventions. These skills will represent an exceptional asset to find professional openings at international firms, consultancy groups, international organisations like the WTO, EU, or to pursue an academic career in the specific field of health economics.