ECONĀ 5400 Labor Economics: Theory and Public Policy: 3 semester hours

Prerequisites: ECON 3001 or BUS AD 5001. This course examines labor supply, labor demand, and market determination of wages. Topics covered include the effect of technological change on employment, trends in labor force participation, the impact of government taxes and transfers on labor supply, poverty, and its economic consequences, the human capital model and its implications for investment in education and on-the-job training, and theories of economic discrimination and empirical measurement issues. Throughout the course, current public policy debates are examined using the theoretical models developed.

Graduate Study

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...electives beyond ACCTNG 5400 . ( ACCTNG 5400 does not...program the equivalent of ECON 4105 , Quantitative Methods...

Philosophy

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...History and Technology: 6 ECON 3800 History Of...Students should take PHIL 5400 : Proseminar in Philosophy...