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The Economics of Social Welfare

A study of major economic security programs in the United States, such as Social Security and Temporary Assistance to Needy Families. The course begins with an examination of historical events leading to the programs of the American welfare system, analyzes the benefit and cost structure of the current system, and assesses the effects of recent attempts to reform that system.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5672 MWF
09:00 - 09:50
TBD M01-0212
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 30
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ECON 100 or 101 or 102
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: United States, Distribution Area : Social & Behavioral Sciences