The Economics and Science of Medicine

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
463
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

This multidisciplinary class is an exploration of the background of today’s bestselling medicines, their huge commercial impact, and the companies that created them. It focuses on the most compelling aspects of drug development and company formation in the context of topical issues like cancer treatment, gene editing, stem cell therapy, the opioid epidemic, and drug pricing controversies.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Gregory Raskin
Yashodhara Dash
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Gregory Raskin
Yashodhara Dash
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
Th 3.30-5.20
Term Code: 
202001
Category from Feed: 
YCSO