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CSUS 824  Sustainable Development: Measuring Socioeconomic Well-Being

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Prior coursework in microeconomics and sociology
Description:
Measurement of social and economic welfare at national and local scales. Consumption and economic growth as welfare indicators. Theories of development, utility, and economic growth. Indicators of sustainable development. Environmental and social dimensions of human well-being.
Semester Alias:
ACR 824
Effective Dates:
FALL 2014 - SUMMER 2016