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HEAM seminar — Wednesday October 4, 3:30 – 5:00pm, CRL B119

Mia Kibel & Meredith Vanstone: Reconciling ethical and economic conceptions of value in health policy using the capabilities approach: A qualitative investigation of Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT)

Sep 20, 2017

HEAM seminar — Monday September 18, 3:30 – 5:00pm, CRL B119

Natalie Malak: When Good Fences aren't Enough: The Effect of Neighboring Air Pollution on Infant Health Outcomes

Sep 06, 2017

Economics student spotlights healthcare challenges of working poor in national essay competition

Economics undergraduate student Elaine Guo wins national essay completion.

May 17, 2017

Is Ontario’s youth pharmacare proposal just a symbolic gesture?

Economist Arthur Sweetman weighs in on the youth pharmacare debate in the CMAJ News (Canadian Medical Association Journal).

May 05, 2017

Census data shows Canada’s population is aging fast. What does that mean for Ontario?

Economist Michael Veall interviews with TVO.org about the potential impacts of the rising proportion of seniors.

May 04, 2017

Econ Talks: Annual economics networking night

Thurs. Jan 26 - This annual event aims to bring together economics students with professionals to build networks and learn more about possible career paths.

Jan 18, 2017

McMaster joins international research drive on lung diseases

Economics Department Associate Member Emmanuel Guindon is leading the research on the impact of tobacco pricing and packaging on the use of tobacco for a Canadian study that McMaster University was chosen for.

Oct 03, 2016

Government health care spending, and how much seniors account for

Associate Professor Michel Grignon was quoted in this Globe and Mail article on the range of healthcare costs across Canada.

Oct 30, 2014