Course description

This course will examine major current issues in development economics. It will be a topics course dealing with some of the more research/policy areas in development economics: growth and poverty, theories of growth, institutions, corruption, foreign aid, human capital and gender.

Jakob Svensson. Office hours: by agreement, room A854,
phone: 08- 16 30 60, e-mail:

Veronika Wallinder. Office hours: Mon-Thu, 12.30-13.30, room A491,
phone 08 16 31 12, e-mail:


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