An overview of some basic demographic methods such as the life table and age-standardized rates, followed by consideration of the core topics in economic demography: fertility, mortality, and migration, along with their connections to the economy and economic development. Course will be largely based on reading and discussion of journal articles.
Econ 458b. The Economics of Population
Day / time:
W 1:30 - 3:20 pm
Prerequisites: Introductory econometrics and Intermediate Microeconomics
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