Evaluation of Public Programmes and Policies

Instructors: David Epstein, Dolores Jiménez Rubio, and Victoria Busch

Department: Economía Aplicada

Quarter: Third

Description: This module aims at analyzing the economic and social impact of public policies and programmes from efficiency and an equity viewpoint, using techniques and instruments such as cost-benefit analysis, econometric modelling and inequality measures.

While the course is mostly based on empirical and theoretical applications in the health care field, the analytic techniques are extendable to measuring other dimensions of social welfare such as environment and education..

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