ECO406H1: Developmental Macroeconomics


This course studies a growth model applicable to both middle-income developing countries and resource-rich developed countries. Special attention is paid to causes of cyclical currency overvaluation, particularly Dutch disease and excessive capital inflows.


ECO200Y1/​ ECO204Y1/​ ECO206Y1; ECO202Y1/​ ECO208Y1/​ ECO209Y1; ECO220Y1/​ ECO227Y1/​ ( STA220H1, STA255H1)/ ( STA237H1, STA238H1)/ ( STA257H1, STA261H1); at least one FCE in ECO at the 300 level or higher.

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