Courses: Economic Development (ECONB225001)

Fall 2011

Class Number: 1315
Examination of the issues related to and the policies designed to promote economic development in the developing economies of Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Focus is on why some developing economies grow faster than others and why some growth paths are more equitable, poverty reducing, and environmentally sustainable than others. Includes consideration of the impact of international trade and investment policy, macroeconomic policies (exchange rate, monetary and fiscal policy) and sector policies (industry, agriculture, education, population, and environment) on development outcomes in a wide range of political and institutional contexts. Prerequisite: ECON B105, or H101 and H102. (Rock, Division I; cross-listed as CITY B225)
Div: I Haverford: Social Science (SO)
Enrollment Limit: 30; Cross listed with CITY-B225.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1315 Div: I ; SO

Department

Economics (Web site)

Taught By

Rock,Michael T.

Location

Bryn Mawr, DAL2

Meeting Times

TTH 2:15pm-3:45pm