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Economic Growth and Comparative Development

ECON 2830 S01 [CRN: 16356]

This course will explore the origins of the vast inequality in income per capita across countries, regions and ethnic groups. It will analyze the determinants of growth process over the entire course of human history and will examine the role of deeply-rooted geographical, institutional, cultural, and genetic factors in the observed pattern of uneven development across the globe.
Fall 2017
09:30 - 12:00 Fri - from Sep 6, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017