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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECO 3315 - Urban and Regional Economics

Credits: 4
Urban areas have been engines of economic growth and innovation since the dawn of civilization. They have also been beset by myriad problems such as poverty, racism, high crime, congestion and pollution. This course examines the spatial aspect of the distribution of firms and households over a geographic terrain as a means of understanding why both of these are the case.
Prerequisite(s): ECO 1201 .
Fulfills: Social Science distribution requirement. SOSC requirement in LS Core.