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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 436 - Seminar in Public Policy Economics (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Investigates current topics in economics, such as healthcare reform, privatizing social security, international trade restrictions and energy policy. Recent books and journal articles serve as basis for investigating these topics. Student papers and class discussion form the essences of class sessions.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: One of ECON 251 , ECON 255 , ECON 300  or ECON 301 ; and ECON 303 or ECON304. 
Additional University Requirement(s): Discovery Learning Experience Course Typically Offered: Spring
General Education Objectives:
Read Critically Analyze Arguments and Information Engage in Constructive Ideation Communicate Effectively in Writing Communicate Orally Communicate Through Creative Expression Work Collaboratively Across a Variety of Cultures Work Individually Across a Variety of Cultures Critically Evaluate Ethical Implications Reason QuantitativelyReason Computationally Reason Scientifically