Archive for August, 2011

Health Economics Course Syllabus

Professor Michael A. S. Guth

This is a course designed to teach you basic principles of microeconomics and how to use those principles when thinking about health care policy issues. We will use these principles to understand the demand for health care, the supply of health care, the health insurance market, and the role of the government in health policy.

How Close One Can Become to Being Jonah Today

Whale With Open Mouth Modern Day Jonah

THIS IS FOR REAL.  I can’t begin to imagine… The photo  was taken at the entrance to Katlian Bay at the  end of the road in  Sitka , Alaska … The  whale is coming up to scoop up a mouthful of  herring……… (the small fish seen  at  the surface around the kayak). The kayaker is […]