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ECON 259.00 Economics of Higher Education 6 credits

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 21, Waitlist: 0

Willis 211


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Synonym: 48985

Shane Auerbach

This course examines current issues in higher education through the lens of both theoretical and empirical economics. Students will be exposed to both signaling models of higher education and empirical analyses of its returns. We will also discuss admissions as a matching process, rising tuition as a form of price discrimination, and the globalization of higher education, among other topics.

Prerequisite: Economics 110 and 111

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