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EIB E240: Development Economics: Macroeconomic Perspectives

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to several central themes in development economics. The organizing framework is pro-poor economic growth. By combining economic models and case studies, one can draw lessons regarding what approaches have worked to alleviate poverty. The course also pays particular attention to situations that have led to economic crises, and develops models of macroeconomic management and structural adjustment. Lectures and assignments presume a background in economics at the introductory level. Open to students who have completed E201 or equivalent.

Course faculty: Steven A. Block
Course duration: Full semester
Credits/Units: 3.0

Spring 2020

Faculty: Steven A. Block
Room: Cabot 205
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Time: 9:40 am - 10:55 am
SIS number: 24346

Final Exam

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Final Exam date and time:
Final exam takes place in C205

Spring 2021

Faculty: Steven A. Block
Room: Cabot 205
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Time: 9:40 am - 10:55 am

Final Exam

Consult instructor for exam details