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Urban Economic Environment

Description:
This course offers an examination of the wonders and paradoxes of urban life, with a focus on current dynamics of urban location and prosperity in the context of a global economy. It examines forces that shaped the evolution of cities and metropolitan regions, assesses a range of policy issues confronting metropolitan areas today and the respective roles played by private and public sectors in addressing those challenges, explores global forces that are transforming cities and regions throughout the world, and addresses key questions of urban well-being, civility, and civic engagement.

Pre Requisites: Pre-req: Matriculated in Applied Economics

Offered in:

2018 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 9525 TuTh
2:00 - 3:15 pm
Horn,Keren Mertens W01-0019
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/04/2018 - 12/14/2018
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: Matriculated in Applied Economics
Course Attributes:

2018 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 8369 Th
5:30 - 8:15 pm
Horn,Keren Mertens W05-0041
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 01/22/2018 - 05/09/2018
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 9
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req: Matriculated in Applied Economics
Course Attributes: