DEV706 Economic Development & Sustainable Livelihoods - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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DEV706 Economic Development & Sustainable Livelihoods

You will learn about factors influencing the pace and quality of growth in developing countries includes: factor endowments; population growth; trade and investment; capital and national savings; agriculture and rural poverty and the process of industrialisation. The course takes a critical look at adequacy of neo-classical explanations of economic growth and examines if globalisation, debt reduction interventions and international trade rules are helping the world’s poor. The course uses tools and techniques including cost-benefit analysis, multi-criteria assessment methods and scenario analysis.

Course detail

Prerequisite
Enrolled in Program AR700
Antirequisite
ENS760
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
Units
12.00
EFTSL
0.125
Student contribution band
Band 1
Tuition fee
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Census date
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Course outline

DEV706 Course Outline Semester 2, 2020 (PDF 215KB)

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