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The Resource The economics of public health : evaluating public health interventions, Heather Brown, (electronic book)

The economics of public health : evaluating public health interventions, Heather Brown, (electronic book)

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The economics of public health : evaluating public health interventions
Title
The economics of public health
Title remainder
evaluating public health interventions
Statement of responsibility
Heather Brown
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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1981-
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Brown, Heather
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA427
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Palgrave pivot
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Public health
Label
The economics of public health : evaluating public health interventions, Heather Brown, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Part I: Introduction; 1: Introduction to Public Health Economics; Why Do We Need Economics in Public Health?; What Makes Public Health Different from the Production of Televisions?; What is Public Health Economics?; The Real World; References; Additional Reading; Part II: Data; 2: Observational Data; The Rise of Big Data; Cons of Panel Data; Data Linkage; References and Further Reading; 3: Missing Data and Sample Attrition; Missing at Random or Missing at Non-Random; Sample Attrition; Our Example; Sample Attrition; Multiple Imputation
  • Pros and Cons of MI vs IPW for Public Health ResearchReferences and Further Reading; Part III: Policy Evaluation; 4: Correlations versus Causation; Correlations; Understanding Correlation Coefficients; Strength of the Correlation; Example; Estimating Correlation Coefficients; Correlation Analysis in Economic Evaluation of Public Health Policy; Weaknesses of Correlation Analysis; Causal Relationships; How to Estimate a Causal Relationship; Basic Econometric Tools for Estimating a Causal Relationship; How Do You Know If You Have Found a Good Instrument?; Interpreting IV Estimates
  • 6: Cross-Country ComparisonsHow to Conduct Cross-Country Analysis; Identifying Data Sources; Analysis Method; The Example; Propensity Score Matching in Cross-Country Analysis; When to Use PSM; Matching; How to Implement in Practice; Some Extensions; Interpretation of Coefficients; A Further Example; Data; Constructing Treated and Non-Treated Groups; Other Methods for Estimating Cross-Country Differences; References and Further Reading; 7: A Practitioner's Guide; Define Your Research Question; Identify an Appropriate Dataset; Estimate a Simple Regression Model
  • Identify the Most Important Type of Bias that may be Impacting on your Simple Coefficient Estimates and Choose an Appropriate ModelCompare Coefficients Between Chosen Model and Base Model; References and Further Reading; Index
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319748269
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
System control number
  • on1031847558
  • (OCoLC)1031847558
Label
The economics of public health : evaluating public health interventions, Heather Brown, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Part I: Introduction; 1: Introduction to Public Health Economics; Why Do We Need Economics in Public Health?; What Makes Public Health Different from the Production of Televisions?; What is Public Health Economics?; The Real World; References; Additional Reading; Part II: Data; 2: Observational Data; The Rise of Big Data; Cons of Panel Data; Data Linkage; References and Further Reading; 3: Missing Data and Sample Attrition; Missing at Random or Missing at Non-Random; Sample Attrition; Our Example; Sample Attrition; Multiple Imputation
  • Pros and Cons of MI vs IPW for Public Health ResearchReferences and Further Reading; Part III: Policy Evaluation; 4: Correlations versus Causation; Correlations; Understanding Correlation Coefficients; Strength of the Correlation; Example; Estimating Correlation Coefficients; Correlation Analysis in Economic Evaluation of Public Health Policy; Weaknesses of Correlation Analysis; Causal Relationships; How to Estimate a Causal Relationship; Basic Econometric Tools for Estimating a Causal Relationship; How Do You Know If You Have Found a Good Instrument?; Interpreting IV Estimates
  • 6: Cross-Country ComparisonsHow to Conduct Cross-Country Analysis; Identifying Data Sources; Analysis Method; The Example; Propensity Score Matching in Cross-Country Analysis; When to Use PSM; Matching; How to Implement in Practice; Some Extensions; Interpretation of Coefficients; A Further Example; Data; Constructing Treated and Non-Treated Groups; Other Methods for Estimating Cross-Country Differences; References and Further Reading; 7: A Practitioner's Guide; Define Your Research Question; Identify an Appropriate Dataset; Estimate a Simple Regression Model
  • Identify the Most Important Type of Bias that may be Impacting on your Simple Coefficient Estimates and Choose an Appropriate ModelCompare Coefficients Between Chosen Model and Base Model; References and Further Reading; Index
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319748269
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
System control number
  • on1031847558
  • (OCoLC)1031847558

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