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Fall 2017 Classes

I will be teaching Introduction to Economics (ECON 100-01&02)
and Economic Development (ECON/AFS 336-01).

Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
Economics 252-01&02

Syllabus for Fall 2017 (n/a)

Robert H. Frank, Ben S. Bernanke, Kate Antonovics, and Ori Heffetz, PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS: A STREAMLINED APPROACH, 3RD EDITION. McGraw-Hill Education, 2017.
WARNING about purchasing materials

Economic Development
Economics/African Studies 336-01

Syllabus for Fall 2017

J. Edward Taylor and Travis J. Lybbert,  ESSENTIALS OF DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS, 2nd EDITION, University of California Press, 2015.
ISBN-13: 978-0520283176
Katherine Boo, BEHIND THE BEAUTIFUL FOREVERS: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity, Random House, 2012.
ISBN-13: 978-0812979329
Dean Karlan and Jacob Appel, MORE THAN GOOD INTENTIONS:  Improving the Ways the World’s Poor Borrow, Save, Farm, Learn, and Stay Healthy, Plume, 2012.
ISBN-13: 978-0452297562

Paul Collier, THE BOTTOM BILLION:  Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It, Oxford University Press, 2008.
ISBN-13: 978-0195373387
This book is available as a free pdf file on Sakai

Theodore H. Moran.  FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT: Launching a Second Generation of Policy Research: Avoiding the Mistakes of the First, Reevaluating Policies for Developed and Developing Countries, Center for Global Development, 2011.
ISBN-13: 978-0881326000
Nina Munk, THE IDEALIST: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty, Anchor, 2014.
ISBN-13: 978-0767929424
The books below are available as free pdf files
Raj Nallari and Brenda Griffith. UNDERSTANDING GROWTH AND POVERTY:  Theory, Policy, and Empirics.  World Bank, 2011.
ISBN-13: 978-0821369531

Theodore H. Moran.  HARNESSING FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT: Policies for Developed and Developing Countries, Peterson Institute for International Economics, 2006.
ISBN-13: 978-1933286099

Other required readings will be posted on Sakai.



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