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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Economics (ECON)
Introduction to the Economy of China
Intro-Economy of the PRC
Spring 2017
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ECON 1011 or HONR 2043 and ECON 1012 or HONR 2044


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Background, organization, and operation of the economy. Appraisal of performance and analysis of problems of development.
As a result of completing this course, students will have a basic ability to:

1. evaluate the forces and events that have affected the development of China’s economy and the problems the country faces in trying to sustain rapid growth.

2. recognize and assess the influences and relative importance of economic and noneconomic factors in making economic policy decisions in the context of China.

3. apply some key macroeconomic concepts to analyzing economic performance.

4. assess the key factors that should be considered in evaluating a country’s prospects and identifying the difficulties it may face.
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CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
ESIA-Asian Studies-Econ & Devl
ESIA-CPESS Conc (2010)
ESIA-Intl Dev Conc (2010)
ESIA-Intl Econ Conc (2010)
ESIA-CPESS Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Intl Dev Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Intl Econ Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Asia Conc (2010)
ESIA-Asia Conc (Pre 2010)
SEAS - Soc. Science Electives

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