Economics of Education
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

Applies economic theory and empirical techniques to the analysis of educational decisions and policies. Issues covered will vary from year to year, but may include the factors underlying individuals' educational decisions, estimates of the private and social returns to education, how education policies affect students' grades and/or future incomes, or the effectiveness of early childhood education programs.

Additional Course Information
EC260 or EC270; EC205 or EC255 or EC285