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UGRD > ECON > 370

Special Topics

Description:
This course provides an opportunity, at the 300 level, for the department to offer one-time-only courses on special topics of current interest to faculty members and students. It also is sometimes used as a way of offering proposed new courses on a trial basis before they are officially approved as part of the economics curriculum.

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5925 W
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
Timmons,David S M02-0116
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 31
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: After an introduction to climate-change economics and a review climate action plans from other institutions, students will undertake original research contributing to the UMass Boston Climate Action Plan, which describes how |
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02 5926 TuTh
12:30 PM - 01:45 PM
Horn,Keren Mertens S02-0062
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 31
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: This course examines the nature and extent of poverty and income inequality primarily in the U.S. but with a comparative perspective. We will begin by describing the trends in poverty and income inequality in the United State|
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