ECO403H1: Topics in Development Economics and Policy


This course covers a variety of topics pertaining to economic development and associated policies. Depending on the course instructor, the focus may be on theories and policies related to poverty alleviation, human capital formation, financial markets, international trade, governance or economic growth.


ECO200Y1/​ECO204Y1/​ECO206Y1; ECO202Y1/​ECO208Y1/​ECO209Y1; ECO220Y1/​ ECO227Y1/​ (STA237H1, STA238H1)/ (STA247H1, STA248H1)/ (STA257H1, STA261H1); at least 1.0 FCE in ECO at the 300+ level.

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