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ECON 141
Economics of Education
Spring

This course applies economic theories to education policy issues and examines the results of empirical studies. What are the economic benefits of education to the individual and to society? How does education get financed in California, in the U.S., and around the world? How can we make our education systems run more effectively? How do educational policies affect inequalities in society? Topics will include school choice programs, the labor market for teachers, and class size.
Offered every other year beginning 2019-20.

Course Credit:
3-4

Instructor(s):
Lorien Rice

Prerequisite:
ECON 050

Note(s):
Offered in alternation with: ECON 130

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P: 510.430.2194
E: economics@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17