International trade and economic development - Lezione 3 (2007/2008)

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Course code
4S00472
Name of lecturer
Eugenio Peluso
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
SECS-P/02 - ECONOMIC POLICY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VICENZA
Period
1° sem lez dal Oct 1, 2007 al Dec 21, 2007.

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Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The lectures will analyze the concept of economic development and the link between growth, inequality and poverty. The microeconomic models studying phenomena of recent interest as migration, urbanization and segregation will be presented.

Syllabus

Sections of the D. Ray book considered essential:
Chapters 1-2-6.
Ch. 7 (pp 728-736 excluded)
Ch. 8, only sections 8.1 e 8.2
Ch. 10 from p. 372 to p.383.
Additional material and references will be provided during the first lecture.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
DEBRAJ RAY Development economics Princeton University Press 1998 0691017069