ECON 328 Economics of Race and Gender

An examination of the historical and contemporary economic positions of women and minorities. Topics include the economics of slavery racial and sexual discrimination labor market segmentation wage differentials labor force participation red-lining and income inequality. Relevant public policy issues such as affirmative action and welfare also will be addressed.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

ECON 102. May not be taken by students who have credit for ECON 327.