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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ECO 309
Title Urban Economics
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites ECO200 or ECO201 or ECO202


A study of both economic theory and the economic institutions characteristic of urban areas. Problems of urban economics, such as poverty, discrimination, housing, pollution, education, transportation and crime are examined in depth. Three lecture hours per week. This course is offered on a periodic basis. Elective for Economics majors. Distribution III elective for all other majors.