Econ 442b. Microfoundations of Growth in China

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Day / time: 
W 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course term: 
Spring
Year: 
2017

The course seeks to present a comprehensive overview of the transition challenges China faces as it continues to move from a centrally planned economy to adopting a greater reliance on market-based mechanisms. By reviewing microeconomic literature on China’s recent economic and institutional transformation, the class hopes to provide a general analytical framework for understanding the economic implications of the process.

Prerequisites: Intermediate micro and econometrics
Semester offered: 
Spring
Visiting Instructor(s): 
Xiaoxue Zhao
Undergrad Course Category: 
Development