Econ 325a. Development Economics: Focus on South Asia

Day / time: 
M/W 9:00 -10:15 am
Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course term: 
Fall
Not offered
Instructor(s): 

Analysis of current problems of developing countries. Emphasis on the role of economic theory in informing public policies to achieve improvements in poverty and inequality, and on empirical analysis to understand markets and responses to poverty. Topics include microfinance, education, health, agriculture, intrahousehold allocations, gender, and corruption.

Prerequisite: After introductory microeconomics and introductory econometrics.

Semester offered: 
Not offered
Undergrad Course Category: 
Development