ECON 3222 Economics of Discrimination
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ECON 40.5.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Discrimination in labor markets as it applies to sex, race, ethnic, and religious groups. Historical and theoretical analysis of the relationship of discrimination to economic systems, presented from alternative perspectives. Slavery, immigration, unionization, affirmative action, and the problem of quotas.
Prerequisite: Economics 2100 [10.1].