The Economics of Developing Countries|
|Certificates: International Relations|
This course presents an examination of the characteristics of developing economies and an evaluation of different policies to foster development. Specific topics include economic growth, political economy, institutions, infrastructure, agriculture, corruption, microfinance, conflict, education, labor markets, health, gender, and methods of impact evaluation.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Prerequisites: ECON301 OR ECON302
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ECON)(MECO)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: (If discrepancies exist between major readings in Wesmaps and the results generated by the Text Book Information link, defer to the readings posted in Broad Street Books.)|
Text Book Information
The course is based on "Poor Economics" by Duflo, Esther, Banerjee, Abhijit and journal articles and texts from a reading list provided by the instructor.
|Instructor(s): Keats,Anthony Bruno Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK116; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 15||JR major: 10|| || |
|Seats Available: -8||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: 0|
|Web Resources: Moodle|