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ECON 455 A3 - Economics: Poverty Alleviation

Campus: Urbana-Champaign


This course examines which policies are effective for alleviating poverty, which are not, and why. The course will have a strong methodological and analytical component, focus on why interventions and policies work, and how to establish evidence on the effectiveness of specific interventions and policies. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: ECON 202; ECON 302; MATH 220/MATH 221 or other Calculus course are required.

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***THIS COURSE WILL NOT BE OFFERED IN SPRING 2020***Advanced ECON courses restricted. Find more information: https://go.economics.illinois.edu/SpringRestrictions

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Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Graduate

Credit: 3

Term(s): Spring


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