Economic epidemiology is the union of both epidemiology and economics. Its assumption is to include incentives for healthy behavior and behavioral responses of attendants into an epidemiological context to better understand how diseases are transmitted. This helps the healthcare providers to understand how certain things influence the disease transmission.
Related Journals of Economic Epidemiology
PharmacoEconomics - Italian Research Articles, Health Economics, Journal of Medical Economics, Nursing Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research bulletin on aging and health