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ECON 8870 Economic Development (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course is an introduction to empirical development economics. Topics will focus on some constraint or missing market in developing countries such as credit and insurance; education, labor markets, and migration; health; and institutions. We will emphasize identification and model differentiation using IV, randomization, structural models, and non-parametric approaches.


Instructor(s): Scott Fulford

Prerequisites: ECON7770 and ECON7772 or equivalents.

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Last Updated: 24-Feb-14