Economics 340:

Economics of Less Developed Countries (4.0 units)

Causes of economic underdevelopment: historical, institutional, structural, ideological, technological, cultural. Patterns and theories of development. Role of government, international trade, and education in economic growth.
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26106D001Lecture2:00-3:50pmTue, Thu66 of 68John StraussVPD105Word (25669 KB)session dates
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