Topics in Economic Development II
GRS EC 722
This course covers a range of topics on failures of markets and governance in developing countries. Recent research papers including both theoretical and empirical analysis are discussed, including class presentations by students. Topics include credit and insurance market imperfections; implications for investment, inequality and growth; social networks and social learning. Models of political economy and government accountability, with applications to land reform, decentralization, education, tax policy, and role of the media.
SPRG 2014 Schedule
|A1||Ajayi||SED 206||TR 9:30 am-11:00 am|