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    Jun 20, 2024  
American University Catalog 2023-2024 
    
American University Catalog 2023-2024

ECON-362 Microeconomics of Economic Development (3)


Theoretical and empirical exploration of microeconomic issues and policies in developing countries. The course focuses on poverty and income distribution and includes coordination failures, credit and labor market imperfections, microcredit, health, food security, human capital accumulation, gender relations, property rights, transaction costs, and economics of the household. Usually Offered: fall. Prerequisite: ECON-100 ; and ECON-150  or ECON-200 . Recommendation: ECON-300  or ECON-400 .