Write about the market for a health care good or service, such
as blood or organ donation or nursing care facilities, addressing
the following items:
o Identify the various stakeholders in this market.
o Generally, explain how resource scarcity influences this
o In light of such scarcity, describe choices stakeholders must
o Describe economic forces (supply, demand, government
policy) that affect the health care market.
o Are the pricing decisions for this market elastic or inelastic?
How does that affect the decisions?
o What are some causes of change in supply and demand? How do they
affect equilibrium price and quantity?