Econ 325b. Development Economics: Focus on South Asia

Day / time: 
M/W 2:30 - 3:45 pm
Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course term: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
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: 
Spring
Undergrad Course Category: 
Development
Course Description: 
Course Description