Urban Planning 236A: Regional Economics and Development

Quarter: Winter 2017
Instructor: Michael Storper Michael Storper

(Same as Geography M236A and Public Policy M240.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Introduction to theories of location of economic activity, trade, and other forms of contact between regions, process of regional growth and decline, reasons for different levels of economic development, relations between more and less developed regions. Letter grading.