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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 103
Full UC Title: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 
Transcript Title: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMNT 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines the economic situations of low and middle-income economies, considering many important topics in the field of development economics. It addresses questions such as what factors help explain why some countries are rich and others poor and whether economic policies can affect these factors. The coruse also studies key aspects of life for poor households in the developing world, such as inequality, gender and the intra-household division of resources, education, child labor, health, savings and credit, institutions and globalization. Students read recent research in the field and examine empirical evidence on these topics. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 
Partner University Department: Social Science 
Partner University Course Number: SOSC3120