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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ECON 3560 - Development Economics

This course is a study of the major issues in the field of development economics today. It examines and analyzes current social and economic conditions in developing countries. It covers topics such as patterns and measurements of economic development, poverty, income inequality and human capital development; the role of institutions, policies, and programs in stimulating development; and, issues of agriculture, trade, technology and sustainable development.

Prerequisite(s): ECON 2106 with a grade of C or higher, or ECON 2105 and Area A MATH course with grades of C or higher