Economics of Social Issues
In this course we will examine current social problems from the perspective of an economist. We will use the tools of economics as a framework for understanding important social issues such as poverty, discrimination, access to health care, crime and drugs, immigration, welfare reform, affordable housing, quality and affordability of childcare, solvency of social security, gun control, divorce, and the environment. 3 hrs. sem.
- Fall 2013
- Atwater Dining 102(ATD 102)
- 11:00am-12:15pm on Tuesday, Thursday (Sep 9, 2013 to Dec 6, 2013)
- Jessica Holmes
- First Year Seminar
- First-Year Seminar Program
- Requirements Fulfilled:
- CW SOC
- View availability, prerequisites, and other requirements.
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