LABOUR ECONOMICS

Academic year
2016/2017 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
LABOUR ECONOMICS
Course code
ET2016 (AF:244000 AR:116300)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
6
Degree level
Bachelor's Degree Programme
Educational sector code
SECS-P/01
Period
3rd Term
Course year
2
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the main topics in labor economics and to stimulate readings and understanding of the current research. The focus is on reading and understanding the fundamental models of labor economics and some of their empirical applications.
Microeconomics
he course will cover the following topics:
Labor Supply
Labor Demand
Labor Market Equilibrium
Compensating Wage Differentials
Wages and wage inequality
Human Capital
Labor Mobility
Unemployment

A detailed program will be available on the website of the course
Borjas, G.J. "Labour Economics" 7th edition, Mc-Graw Hill. Chapters 1-8 and 12

Additional selected papers, which constitute compulsory reading to undertake the exam, will be distributed during the course and will be available on the website of the course
written
standard
English
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