Economics of Biotech and Medical Innovation, Minor

Program Overview

Study different types of markets related to pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and healthcare. Students are prepared to use theory, econometric models, and data to study the role of R&D, patents, innovation, and policies in healthcare markets, and in pharmaceuticals and medical devices.

The minor in Economics of Biotech and Medical Innovation is a 16-credit requirement.

Course topics may include:

  • Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
  • Principles of Economics
  • Introductory Economics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Economics of Biotech and Medical Innovation
  • Health Economics and Policy

See course catalog for details


The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
Russell Sage Laboratory (SAGE) 5304, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 276-6575

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