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Winter Term 2021 Effective Altruism - 1002 - ECON 204
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Prerequisites/Notes: ECON 100

Catalog Description : Effective altruism acknowledges that individuals want to help others while examining the most effective ways to do so. Taking a global approach that draws on development, health and experimental economics, this course compares differences in relative welfare and opportunity and evaluates the effectiveness of causes like health interventions, cash transfers, and gender equity. Emphasis placed on close reading problem sets, quizzes, research papers and discussions.

Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Diversity-Dimens GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course, Remote Synchronous Delivery


Term

Winter Term 2021

Instructors

Dylan B. Fitz

Course

ECON 204

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

EFFECTIVE ALTRUISM (G,D)

Final Exam

Monday, Mar 15, 2021 04:00 p.m. - 06:30 p.m.

CRN

1002

Status

Active

Class Time

12:30-01:40 MWF

Start-End Date

Jan 04, 2021-Mar 17, 2021

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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