Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

ECON 462 001 (CRN: 16688)

ECONOMICS OF HUMAN CAPITAL

Long Title: ECONOMICS OF HUMAN CAPITAL
Department: Economics
Instructor: Cunha, Flavio A.
Meetings:
10:50AM - 12:05PM TR BKH 229 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
6:30PM - 7:30PM T BKH 229 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
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:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: (ECON 200 OR ECON 301 OR ECON 370) AND (ECON 209 OR ECON 309 OR ECON 446)
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 4
Enrollment data as of: 23-OCT-2021 9:17PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
7-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R BKH 229
 
Description: This course covers theory that describes the central role of human capital in determining economic growth and inequality, uses advanced econometric techniques to test if the theory is consistent with data, and presents insights for public policy that can improve human capital formation, increase economic growth and reduce social inequality.