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ECON 442 01 (24008)  
Microfoundations of Growth in China
Xiaoxue Zhao
W 1.30-3.20 RKZ 05
Spring 2017 
Final exam scheduled (Group 36) 05/06/2017 S 2.00
Areas So
Permission of instructor required

A comprehensive overview of the challenges China faces as it transitions from a centrally planned economy to adopting a greater reliance on market-based mechanisms. Review of microeconomic literature on China’s recent economic and institutional transformation to provide a general analytical framework for understanding the economic implications of the process.

Prerequisites: intermediate microeconomics and econometrics.