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The economics of global health policy

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Modes of Study

This module introduces students to economic concepts, practice and evidence concerning the global economy and its relation to global health. It aims to improve students’ understanding of essential economic principles in global health policy.It is a core module for students registered for Global Health programmes.


15 [150 hours]


two-hour unseen written examination. If students fail the module overall, they are allowed one further attempt at the examination.

For full information regarding this module please see the module specification.