Discussion Topic 1: Demand and Supply
- What challenges might public health professionals face in managing demand for public health services and programs? Consider why demand management might not always be the best solution.
- How might public health professionals use economics to analyse a market to determine which types of public health services and programs consumers most need?
Discussion Topic 2: Access, Equity and Citizen’s Juries
- How can citizens juries be employed to consider priorities and funding for public health? When are they most effective and most appropriately used?
- What is the relationship between health literacy and use of health services? Consider the demand/supply health service implications for a more health literature population.