UGRD > ECON > 395
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.
4:00 - 5:15 pm
Class Dates: 01/22/2018 - 05/09/2018
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = ECON 100 or 101 or 102
Course Attributes: Diversity Area: United States, Distribution Area : Social & Behavioral Sciences