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Last approved: Mon, 09 Jan 2017 09:01:41 GMT

Last edit: Wed, 02 Nov 2016 18:42:00 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Economics (ECON)
Economic Development
Economic Development
Spring 2017
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ECON 1011 or HONR 2043 and ECON 1012 or HONR 2044


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ECON 6250 - Survey of Economic Development
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Theories and empirical studies of the economic problems of developing countries.
By the end of the course students will be able to: 1. Engage in policy discussions with development economists using a shared vocabulary and evaluative framework 2. Compare and contrast different growth experiences, development levels, and economic development challenges across countries; and analyze, drawing from appropriate economic theories and empirical evidence 3. Use basic versions of some key models of development economics to measure development indicators and to project likely development outcomes at micro and macro levels given assumptions
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CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
ESIA-Asian Studies-Econ & Devl
ESIA-Intl Econ Conc (2010)
ESIA-Intl Dev Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Intl Econ Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Africa Conc (2010)
ESIA-Asia Conc (2010)
ESIA-Euro Conc (2010)
ESIA-LatAm Conc (2010)
ESIA-MidEast Conc (2010)
ESIA-Africa Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Asia Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Euro Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-LatAm Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-MidEast Conc (Pre 2010)
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives

echacko (Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:52:26 GMT): Rollback: Hello Ms. Wiley, please update the dates on the syllabus to reflect the spring 2017 semester. This message was sent to you by Candace Gnahoui, on behalf of Dean Chacko.
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