Development Economics

Survey and analysis of problems and circumstances of less-developed nations. Examination of theories of economic growth for poor nations. Review of policy options and prospects for low- and middle-income economies. Specific topics include: population growth, poverty and income distribution, foreign aid, and human resource strategies.

Units: 1

Max Enrollment: 25

Prerequisites: ECON 101 and ECON 102. ECON 103 recommended.

Instructor: Abeberese, Werkema

Distribution Requirements: SBA - Social and Behavioral Analysis

Typical Periods Offered: Fall and Spring

Semesters Offered this Academic Year: Fall; Spring