Health Economics and Public Policy


Among other topics, we investigate and provide scientific advice on Regional Economics, Labour and Education Economics and Health Economics.
  • Regional economics: Regional economic analysis with special attention to the economy of the Canary Islands and econometric modelling, including the modelling of economic indicators, the production of quarterly time series, and conjunctural analysis. Tourism economics: econometric modelling of demand and satisfaction in the tourism sector.
  • Labour economics: The transition from school to the labour market, employment and disability.
  • Health economics and health policy: econometric modelling applied to the health sector: health management, organisation and funding. Equity. Simulation models applied to health management and planning. Dental health economics. The pharmaceutical industry and drug policy. Drug utilisation studies. Human resources for health.