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Course Description: from http://web.uvic.ca/calendar2014-09/CDs/ECON/329.html
An introduction to current issues and problems faced by developing countries. Topics may include poverty alleviation, health, education, child and gender issues, urbanization, and globalization. Roles of international aid, non-governmental organizations (e.g., micro credit), and social institutions in development may also be examined.
- Credit for this course will not be counted toward degree programs in Economics, but Economics students may take this course as an elective.
- Requires no prior knowledge of economics.
Prerequisites: Minimum second-year standing.
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
“Great prof, 2 midterms and a final paper… no final exam.”