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Economics
Course Description

ECON 117
Women and the Economy
Fall

This course examines the impact of changing economic conditions on the nature of women's work and the effect of women's work patterns on the economy. Because women work in both paid and unpaid positions, the class addresses an array of issues including family, volunteerism, labor force participation, education and training, occupations, discrimination, poverty, and child care.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Zohreh Niknia

Prerequisite:
ECON 050

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Women and Gender,

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Go to: Graduate Economics

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P: 510.430.2194
E: economics@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17