- Code IDEC8007
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Crawford School of Public Policy
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject International and Developmental Economics
- Areas of interest Policy Studies, Economics
- Academic career PGRD
- Prof Raghbendra Jha
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2020
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Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Students will gain:
i) an understanding of the main debates around aid and other rich country development policies;
ii) knowledge of the economic tools which can be used to assess these policies;
iii) experience in the assessment of particular rich country development policies.
Policy memo, 1000 words (20%), long essay, 4000 words (40%), exam (40%).
The policy memo provides an introductory assessment task and provides some real world flavour. The long essay requires students to go into depth on some particular issue. The exam encourages students to engage with the breadth of the course and tests understanding as well as absorption.
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