ECON 429 - Migration Economics and Policy
Section: 001
Term: FA 2012
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
Enforced Prerequisites:
ECON 401 with a C- or better, or Graduate Standing.
Advisory Prerequisites:
ECON 404 or ECON 405.
May not be repeated for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
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This course focuses on key topics in the economics of immigration. These are:

  • WHAT (U.S. immigration policy, how it changed during the XX century, and how it differs from other countries');
  • WHY (migration determinants);
  • WHO (migrant self-selection);
  • WHAT HAPPENS (effects of immigration in both the host and the home country).
  • The course covers also illegal immigration to the U.S.

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ECON 429 - Migration Economics and Policy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (DIS)
Th 3:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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