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LABOR ECONOMICS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Hitotsubashi University - Tokyo - 'Hitotsubashi University'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 135 B
Full UC Title: LABOR ECONOMICS 
Transcript Title: LABOR ECONOMICS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course provides basic economic tools needed to understand and analyze the extent and the origins of inequality among individuals in the labor market. As the second section of the labor economics sequence, this course mainly focuses on firms' labor demand behavior, firm entries and exits, and impacts of technological changes on labor markets. Throughout this course, the roles of economic theory and econometric methods in evaluating government policies such as employment protection, employment regulation and trade policies are discussed. We also investigate what determines labor productivity within firms. The prerequisites for this course are introductory microeconomics and introductory econometrics. Assessment: Homework (60%), final exam (40%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: LABOR ECONOMICS II 
Partner University Department: Global Education Program 
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