Economics of Developing Countries: Focus on South Asia

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
325
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

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.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Zack Barnett-Howell
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Zachary Barnett-Howell
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
TTh 2.30-3.45
Term Code: 
202001
Category from Feed: 
YCSO