ECON 3212 Labor Economics
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ECON 40.1.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Labor force concepts, composition, trends, and measurements. Human resource development problems in relation to population and economic growth. Wage patterns and theories. Characteristic risks and problems of the wage earner. Legislative and private attempts to secure full employment. Insecurity and underutilization of the labor force.
Prerequisite: +Economics 2100 [10.1].