Economic Development I

New School for Social Research: Economics

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Economic Development 1

Fall 2020

Taught By: Sanjay Reddy

Section: A

CRN: 9219

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: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* 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: 9:36am 1/23/2021 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 5:50pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 8/31/2020 - 12/14/2020