Course Descriptions

HS 211F — Agriculture and Rural Development

Meets for one-half semester and yields half-course credit.

Provides an overview of the impact of development policy on agriculture and rural sectors, consequences of neglecting these sectors, and policy responses in developing countries. Topics include household economics, rural production systems, land tenure, rural markets and institutions, rural poverty and inequality, the environment, and the role of institutions. Usually offered every year.
Joseph Assan