Analysis of Health Care Effectiveness and Outcomes
DUKE/FUQUA School of Business, Fall 2019
28 Pages Posted: 2 Oct 2020
Date Written: 2019
This course introduces statistical techniques to evaluate health outcomes, focusing primarily on causal inference. Using observational data to establish causality — the conclusion that one thing causes another — has important applications in science, medicine, policy, economics, and business, as it allows us to measure and predict the true effectiveness of our decisions.
Keywords: health care, causal inference
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