Development Economics for Research Students
This information is for the 2016/17 session.
Dr Gharad Bryan 32L.3.10, Dr Gregory Fischer 32L.3.09 and Prof Maitreesh Ghatak 32L.3.08A
This course is available on the MRes in Economics and MRes/PhD in Economics. This course is not available as an outside option.
The course will cover advanced topics in development economics where current research is active. It is intended to introduce research students in economics to the latest research in development economics and to serve as an input into the research work of these students.
30 hours of lectures in the MT. 30 hours of lectures in the LT.
One piece of work per term will be required and feedback will be given by teachers.
Readings will be mainly from journal articles; a list will be supplied at the start of term.
Exam (100%, duration: 3 hours, reading time: 15 minutes) in the main exam period.
Total students 2015/16: 3
Average class size 2015/16: Unavailable
Value: One Unit