Mar 21, 2023  
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2022-23 
OHIO University Graduate Catalog 2022-23
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ECON 5500 - Development Economics

This course examines classic and modern theories of economic development and growth focusing on applications to the developing world. Special topics may include debt, trade, reform, foreign investment, education, health, the role of the state, and international aid.

Credit Hours: 4
Repeat/Retake Information: May not be retaken.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,CR,PR,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Learning Outcomes:
  • Learn how these economic theories have applied to developing countries of the world.
  • Learn the classical and contemporary theories of economic development, growth, and trade.
  • Utilize real-world data to test development theories and analyze economic performance.

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