Classes

Ec 1018 Cultural Economics

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2018

Explores the importance of culture on economic outcomes, focusing on how heterogeneity of preferences affects economic choices and where those differences come from. Theoretical topics include group identity, social interactions and networks, evolutionary selection.

 

Ec 2412a Political Economics

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2018

Discusses several research areas in political economy, including the origins of the state, comparative political systems, theories of economic reform, fiscal problems in democracies, rule of law, privatization, regulation, and elections and the economy.

 

Ec 1018 Cultural Economics

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2017

Explores the importance of culture on economic outcomes, focusing on how heterogeneity of preferences affects economic choices and where those differences come from. Theoretical topics include group identity, social interactions and networks, evolutionary selection.