2018-2019 University Catalogue 
    
    Oct 23, 2021  
2018-2019 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 233 - Economics of Immigration


Explores the economic causes and consequences of immigration using theoretical and empirical perspectives. Importantly, the migration experience relates to the residents of both origin and destination countries. Course coverage pertaining to migrants and their source countries might include immigrant selection, assimilation, and the consequences of brain drain. Coverage related to residents of receiving countries might include the fiscal and labor market effects of immigration. The course is of particular interest to student wanting to examine economic policy, labor, and productivity questions.

Credits: 1.00
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: ECON 151 
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: No Junior, Senior
Area of Inquiry: Social Relations,Inst.& Agents
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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