|Fall Term 2012 Economic Development - 5166 - ECON 200
Prerequisites/Notes: ECON 100 or 120
Catalog Description : This course seeks to provide students with a broad based understanding of economic development and the choices countries face. To obtain such an understanding, students will read the works of contemporary economists who provide a variety of approaches to poverty alleviation and the tradeoffs that must be confronted. Emphasis will be placed on close reading, class discussion, and on writing a number of papers that compare and contrast different views of economic development.
Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Writing Intensive GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course