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Course ID:ECON 4250H. 3 hours.
Course Title:Economics of Education (Honors)
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Description:
An analysis of how education is organized and delivered, and the efficacy of reforms such as increasing teacher salaries, decreasing student-teacher ratios, requiring teacher certification, high-stakes testing, charter schools, vouchers, and EMO's. In higher education, we study affirmative action, racial preferences in admissions, and the recent shift from need-based to merit based aid.
Athena Title:ECON OF EDUCATION
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in ECON 4250
Prerequisite:ECON 4010 and permission of Honors
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Offered every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
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