Please disable your adblock and script blockers to view this page
O.P.Jindal Global University
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Irrationality in health care what behavioral economics reveals about what we do and why

By: Hough, Douglas E.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Stanford Stanford University Press 2013Description: xvii,291p. illustrations 24 cm.ISBN: 9780804793407.Subject(s): Medical economics -- United States | Medical care -- United States | Health behavior -- United States | Economics -- Psychological aspectsDDC classification: 338.473621
Contents:
What is behavioral economics--and why should we care? -- Keeping what we have, even if we don't like it -- Managing expectations and behavior -- Understanding the stubbornly inconsistent patient -- Understanding the stubbornly inconsistent consumer -- Understanding the medical decision making process, or, Why a physician can make the same mistakes as a patient -- Explaining the cumulative impact of physicians' decisions -- Can we use the concepts of behavioral economics to transform health care?
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number Status Date due Barcode
Books Books O. P. Jindal Global University Library
338.473621 HO-I Available 138739

Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-277) and index.

What is behavioral economics--and why should we care? -- Keeping what we have, even if we don't like it -- Managing expectations and behavior -- Understanding the stubbornly inconsistent patient -- Understanding the stubbornly inconsistent consumer -- Understanding the medical decision making process, or, Why a physician can make the same mistakes as a patient -- Explaining the cumulative impact of physicians' decisions -- Can we use the concepts of behavioral economics to transform health care?

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Goodreads reviews for Irrationality in health care


Copyright © Global Library, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonepat-Narela Road, Sonepat, Haryana (India) - 131001
Please send your feedback to Library Director

Visitors since February 2014
JGU Library Counter