ECO433H1: The Economics of Cities and Regions

Hours: 
24L/12T

Broad introduction to modern regional and urban economics. In the first part, we study how and why cities grow and develop. In the second part, we explore how cities interact and why they differ in size and perform different activities. The last part looks at regional development and attempts to understand the determinants of regional inequalities.

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