GECO

6290

Economic Development 1

New School for Social Research: Economics

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Economic Development 1

Fall 2019

Taught By: Sanjay Reddy

Section: A

CRN: 5365

Credits: 3

This course introduces students to the study of development economics at the advanced level, aiming to provide exposure to historical and current debates and preparation for independent research, drawing upon political economy perspectives and diverse disciplinary insights. Topics may include the concept of development; growth theory; industrial policy; project assessment and evaluation methodology; welfare economics and development; measurement and dynamics of inequality, poverty and living standards; economic history and historical legacies; international trade, finance, migration and development; state theory and development; international institutions; gender and development; population dynamics; urbanization; health; social protection; the environment and global public goods.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Economics (GECO)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 21

Enrollment Status: Closed*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:25am 10/15/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 6:00pm - 7:50pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1001

Date Range: 8/28/2019 - 12/11/2019