Labor Economics: Inequality and Social Mobility

Subject Code (deprecated): 
ECON
Course Number: 
434
Section Number: 
01
Description: 

The objective of this advanced course is to study various aspects of inequality and social mobility and to understand their trends over time and their drivers. Although we briefly study some international comparisons, the focus of the course is inequality in the US and, to a less extent, the UK. We consider inequalities among different countries only tangentially.

Instructor(s) from Econ Site: 
Orazio Attanasio
Instructor Name from WEN: 
Orazio Attanasio
Meeting Pattern (deprecated): 
TTh 9.00-10.15
Term Code: 
202003
Category from Feed: 
Labor
Public
Senior Seminar: 
ADVANCED LECTURE COURSES WITH LIMITED ENROLLMENT
Preregistration Meetings: 

August 12, 3:00 - 4:00 pm EDT

August 13, 3:00 - 4:00 pm EDT