Development economics - Modulo inequality
- A.A. 2014/2015
- CFU 4, 8(m)
- Ore 40, 40(m)
- Classe di laurea LM-52, LM-62(m)
Inequality, once a side topic in a standard economic course, is increasingly an issue at the core of the subject. The module Inequality of the Course Development economics is meant to look at the complex links connecting inequality to growth and development and possibly to understand them.
The assessment of income inequality: methods and results. Why the Human Development Index has been devised and what is the insight it offers. Tackling issues about health and education inequality. Does gender make a difference? The complex link between growth and inequality.
- 1. (A) Branko Milanovic Worlds apart Princeton University Press, Princenton and Oxford, 2005
- 2. (A) E. Croci Angelini Lecture notes mimeo, Macerata, 2013
Lecture notes will be downloadable on the seminar webpage
- lectures and working groups