Units of Study Outlines
ECOP2619 - Development in Emerging Economies
Semester 1, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Elizabeth Hill
Phone: +61 2 9114 1481
This unit is about the political economy of development. Students are introduced to contemporary debates about the meaning and measurement of poverty and development in emerging economies such as India and China. Students will learn to evaluate the socio-economic dynamics of poverty and current approaches to development policy, including new models of development finance and aid, the use of social policy as a development tool and the critical role that gender, climate change and technology play in the development experience.
1000wd essay (20%) and 1500wd essay (30%) and 1.5hr exam (30%) and 200wd equivalent presentation (10%) and tutorial participation (10%)
2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
ECOP1001 and (ECOP1003 or ECOP1004)
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for ECOP2619
|Class||Development in Emerging Economies|
|Session||Semester 1 2014|
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