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ECN 605

Labour Economics

This course is designed for third and fourth year students with an interest in theories and applications in the labour markets. Using tools from microeconomic theory and statistics, the course investigates a wide variety of issues including wage and employment determination, individuals' decisions to invest in human capital, discrimination in labour markets, social welfare and immigration policies, union and collective bargaining and the causes of unemployment and unemployment policies.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

(ECN 101 or ECN 104) and (ECN 201 or ECN 204) or Direct Entry

Antirequisites

ECN 505

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

Economics