11.481 Analyzing and Accounting for Regional Economic Change


Class Info

Surveys theories of regional growth, factor mobility, clustering, industrial restructuring, learning regions, and global supply chains from a political-economy perspective. Examines/critiques multipliers, linkages, and supply chains used to assess employment and environmental impacts, energy and infrastructure investments, and accounting issues related to the underground economy, work in the home, and environmental degradation. Assesses price indices, industrial location and employment measures, and shift-share analyses. Discussions of US and foreign applications.

This class has 14.03, and 14.04 as prerequisites.

11.481 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 9-451.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the 11.481 Class Site site or on the 11.481 Stellar site.

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