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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 ECON 033 Chinese Economy 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri ECON-033-5


In this course we will use micro and macroeconomics tools to understand the development of the Chinese Economy. The course will examine the Chinese economy since the economic reform in 1978. Emphasis will be placed on topics like regional inequality, labor force and migration, HUKOU system, pollution and other policies. We will also analyze the recent transformation of the Chinese economy, what is the future of the Chinese economy and its impact on the global economy.