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EC 495  Economics of Poverty and Income Distribution (W)

Fall of every year
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
(EC 251H or EC 301) and Completion of Tier I Writing Requirement
Theory of the distribution of income and wealth. Concepts and measurement of welfare. Definitions of poverty. Effects of public and private programs on the poor.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2014 - Open