Macroeconomics and Development

Political Economy of Development (Master)




Lecture: Prof. Christian Bjornskov


Time of Lecture: Mondays 14.00-16.00, MZG 1940



Describtion
The new political economy and the public choice school contribute to our understanding of not only economic policy, but also long-run economic development. This course takes up a number of topics in development economics in which political economy can provide either another angle or new insights into old issues.



Content

  • 1. Main problems of development

  • 2. Institutional problems

  • 3. The political economy of natural resources and foreign aid

  • 4. Specific problems




  • Syllabus

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