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as of 7/2/2022

LIFESTYLES AND HEALTH OUTCOMES
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Italy - University of Bologna - 'Univ. of Bologna'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 174
Full UC Title: LIFESTYLES AND HEALTH OUTCOMES 
Transcript Title: LIFESTYLE & HEALTH 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This is a graduate level course that is part of the Laurea Magistrale program. The course is intended for advanced level students only. Enrollment is by consent of the instructor. Students who elect to complete a research paper on a pre-approved topic are awarded 1 extra unit for the course. Maximum units for the course is 6. The course focuses on health-related behavioral determinants and offers an overview of some recent policies aimed at improving population lifestyles. The course highlights the following topics: 1) the demand for health and health capital; 2) the behavioral determinants leading to unhealthy outcomes such as obesity and addiction; 3) the trade-offs between health and welfare objectives; 4) policies aimed at modifying health-related behavior and lifestyles. The course combines theoretical analysis and class discussion of case-studies. The course includes standard lectures, student presentations, and visual materials in the form of slides and power-point presentations. Assessment is based on a final written exam. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: LIFESTYLES AND HEALTH OUTCOMES (LM) 
Partner University Department: Economia e politica economica 
Partner University Course Number: 70138