Daniel Solís

AEB 4906: Economic Development

General Information:

  • Class Meetings: Tuesday and Thursday
  • Time: 9:30 – 10:45
  • Location:  Perry-Paige 108
  • Office Hours:  Tuesday and Thursday 10:45 – 11:30, also by appointment
  • Texbook: Michael P. Todaro and Stephen C. Smith. Economic Development 10/e. Addison Wesley, 2008.
  • Syllabus: DOWNLOAD

 Course Outline: 

1) Economics, Institutions, and Development: A Global Perspective.

2) Comparative Economics.

3) Agriculture’s Role in Economic Development.

4) Classic Theories:

5) Contemporary Models:

6) Poverty, Inequality, and Development:

7) Population Growth:

8) Urbanization and Rural-Urban Migrations:

9) Human Capital: Education and Health: