14.74 Foundations of Development Policy

Spring 2005


Prereq: 14.01, 14.02, 14.30
Units: 4-0-8
URL: http://web.mit.edu/14.74/www/
Lecture: MW1-2.30 (E55-175) Recitation: TBA

Explores the foundations of policy making in developing countries. Goal is to spell out various policy options and to quantify the trade-offs between them. Special emphasis on education, health, gender, fertility, adoption of technological innovation, and the markets for land, credit, and labor.



Recitation and FYI Readings