DEV706 Economic Development & Sustainable Livelihoods | UniSC | 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.

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Enrolled in Program AR700
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Not Currently Offered
Student contribution band
Band 4B
Tuition fee
1.4B: Accounting, Business, Law, Economics, Management
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