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ECN 808

Economic Growth and Technological Change

This course is designed for third and fourth year students with an interest in theories and applications to economic growth. In particular, the course focuses on the effects of technological progress, human capital and physical capital accumulation on economic growth, as well as the role of government policies (fiscal policy, trade and environmental taxes, industrial subsidies) in determining the efficient use of a countries' resources.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

ECN 301 and ECN 504

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

Economics