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Economics of Education
ECON 306
Fall 2023
Section: 01  

This course introduces the application of economic analysis to education policy. The theoretical basis for private and public investment in education is examined. Additionally, the tools of empirical analysis are used to evaluate research. Topics covered include the returns to education, the importance of school resources, teacher labor market, school financing, school choice, and accountability among other education economics topics.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS ECON
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: ECON301
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ECON-MN)(ECON)
Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%

Last Updated on JUL-16-2024
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