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ECON 462 01 (21351) /LAST410/EP&E228/GLBL316
The Economics of Human Capital in Latin America
Douglas McKee
W 1.30-3.20 HGS 117
Spring 2014 
No regular final examination
Areas So
Permission of instructor required

Economic issues related to a population's education, skills, and health; focus on contemporary Latin American societies. Determinants of health and education; evaluation of human capital development policies; the role of human capital in a variety of economic contexts, including the labor market, immigration, child investment, intrahousehold bargaining, inequality, and poverty.

Prerequisites: intermediate microeconomics and econometrics.