Economic policy and development: Capita select The course provides an introduction to growth economics and also to some topics on development economics. Firstly, historical evidence is covered and then the canonical Solow growth model and some of its empirical applications (human capital and convergence). Secondly, the new growth theory (the AK and the Romer models of endogenous growth) are covered. Some of the development topics to be covered include technology transfer, social infrastructure and natural resources.
Faculty of Humanities Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
EKN 214, EKN 234
1 discussion class per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Period of presentation
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