Education Economics and Policy
ECON 321 Education Economics and Policy
The role and value of education in the economy; human capital accumulation and economic growth; private and public financing of education; private and social returns to education; schooling quality and educational production; access to education; signaling; non-pecuniary benefits of education; income distribution, equality and social cohesion; performance management and indicators in the education sector, public intervention tools (vouchers, conditional cash transfers, loans).
SU Credits : 3
ECTS Credit : 6
Prerequisite : Undergraduate level ECON 301 Minimum Grade of D
Corequisite : -