9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Course #
PPHA 35240
Winter 2022
Certificate Program
International Development

This course covers policy issues related to education in developing contexts.  We will analyze education policies and reforms from an economic perspective, review relevant research on each topic, and examine implications of the findings to policy and practice.  Topics include understanding factors that influence educational decisions, provision of basic needs in schools, teacher pay and incentives, school choice, early childhood education, and education in emergency settings.