Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

ECON 462 001 (CRN: 24530)

ECONOMICS OF HUMAN CAPITAL

Long Title: ECONOMICS OF HUMAN CAPITAL
Department: Economics
Instructor: Cunha, Flavio A.
Meetings:
1:00PM - 2:15PM TR BKH 229 (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
6:00PM - 7:15PM T BKH 229 (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 4
Course Syllabus:
 
Prerequisites: (ECON 200 OR ECON 301 OR ECON 370) AND (ECON 209 OR ECON 309 OR ECON 446)
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 14
Enrollment data as of: 26-JAN-2022 11:10PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
2-MAY-2016  
9:00AM - 12:00PM M BKH 102
 
Description: Covers both microeconomic and macroeconomic aspects of human capital. Studies investments by parents in the education and other human capital of their children and how it links to the intergenerational transmission of inequality. Emphasizes the relation between human capital, population change, and economic growth. Course is quantitative and students will be required to understand and apply econometric techniques.