- Schedule of Classes - May 12, 2021 7:14PM EDT
- Course Catalog - May 12, 2021 7:15PM EDT
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.
Focuses on models of individual, household, firm/farm, and market behavior in low- and middle-income developing economies. Topics include agricultural land, labor, and financial institutions; technology adoption; food security and nutrition; risk management; intra-household analysis; reciprocity networks; and product/factor markets analysis. Emphasizes empirical research.
When Offered Spring.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: completion of first-year Ph.D. course sequence in AEM or ECON or permission of instructor.
Course Attribute (EC-SAP)
- Students will master the specification, estimation and interpretation of models of individual, household, firm/farm, and market behavior in low-income communities, especially related to agriculture.
- Students will develop an aptitude for writing insightful, constructive reviews of current working papers.
- Students will develop the capacity to write an original, journal article length manuscript for publication in the area of development economics.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- TRMalott Hall 253
- Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
Instruction Mode: In Person
Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.
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