Course Descriptions

01:220:402 Labor Economics (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Upper Level Elective for Major,
  • Certificate: Certificate in Public Policy Economics, Minor in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

The firm's labor demand, the household's labor supply, and wage determination in competitive and noncompetitive markets. Economics of unions. Human capital, occupational choice, wage structure, and unemployment. Prerequisites: 01:220:320 and 322. (Credit not given for both this course and 01:220:302)