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: (AFST-MN)(CGST-MN)(ECON-MN)(ECON)(EDST)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
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|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 14||1st Ranked: 5||2nd Ranked: 3||3rd Ranked: 0||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 6|