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Economics of the Metropolitan Area

Why do some metropolitan areas prosper while others fall on hard times? This intermediate seminar course examines the underlying economic forces that shape the development of metropolitan areas, paying special attention to policy issues regarding land use, housing, transportation, and poverty. The course may count toward the major in economics. Note: In addition to the pre-requisites for all Intermediate Seminars, to enroll in this course students must have completed ECON 101 (Microeconomics).

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