This course provides an introduction to the theory and practice of
modern labor economics. Topics discussed in this course include:
the determinants of labor demand under alternative market
structures, the determinants of labor supply, wage determination
under alternative market models, the economic effects of labor
unions and minimum wage laws, compensating wage differentials, the
economics education, and the economics of discrimination.
PREREQ: ECO 101 and 200. OFFERED: Fall, Spring CREDIT: 3