Course #
9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Winter 2017
Certificate Program
International Policy
Social & Economic Inequality

Previously named Education in Developing Contexts. This course covers policy issues related to education, inequality, and economic development. 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. Students must have completed PPHA 31102 Statistics for Data Analysis II as well as PPHA 32400 Principles of Microeconomics and Public Policy II or equivalent to enroll. It is also recommended that students have completed PPHA 34600 Program Evaluation.


Previously named Education in Developing Contexts. 

Quarter Title Instructor Day(s) Time(s) Syllabus
Winter 2024 Education, Inequality, and Economic Development Anjali Adukia Monday 1:30pm-4:20pm Syllabus