ECO338H1: Economics of Careers

Hours: 
24L/12T

The economic analysis of careers from the perspectives of both workers and employers: How do people decide what to study, what careers to pursue, and when to change jobs? How do these decisions interact with the structure of firms? The impact of specialization and the division of labor on the evolution of careers is considered, as are the role of cognitive and communication skills in the labor market.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)