Agricultural, Environmental, and Dev Economics

Benefit-Cost Analysis

Benefit-cost analysis theory and methods and their application to projects pertaining to public infrastructure, agriculture, the environment, natural resources, and human health. Prereq: 4310 (531). Not open to students with credit for 6330 or 631.

Food, Population, and the Environment

Issues related to world-wide population increases, food production, and associated environmental stress; policy options for lessening these concerns, especially in low-income countries. Prereq: Jr or Sr standing. Not open to students with credit for 597.01, 4597.01H (597.01H), IntStds 4597.01 (597.01), or 4597.01H (597.01H). GE cross-disciplinary seminar course. Cross-listed in IntStds.

Middle Eastern Economic Development

Introduction to current economic issues facing and similarities and differences in Middle Eastern countries' growth, inflation, unemployment, fiscal and monetary policy, imports, exports, foreign debt and exchange rate policy. Prereq: 2001 (200) or Econ 2001 (200). Not open to students with credit for 437 or 4537 (537), or Econ 4537 (537), or IntStds 437 or 4537 (537). Cross-listed in Econ and IntStds.

International Economic Development

Study of the growth and diversification of developing economies and the causes of poverty and inequality. Analyze the impacts of human capital formation, markets, and public policy on development. Prereq: 2001 (200) or Econ 2001 (200). Not open to students with credit for 435 or 535, or IntStds 4535 (535) or 435, or PubAfrs 4535. Cross-listed in IntStds and PubAfrs.

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