NQF credits: 30
Fifth year status‚ first or second semester‚ two double lectures and one double tut per week.
Course co–ordinator: A Professor I Woolard
Entrance requirements: At the discretion of the Head of Department.
This course aims to provide students with an understanding of a broad range of economic tools that specialists apply to development problems particularly project and programme evaluation. These include cost benefit‚ cost–effectiveness and Multi–criteria decision analysis. The tools that commonly inform these‚ particularly social accounting matrices and input–output tables and linear programming are also introduced. Students will be able to supplement this course with the current master’s level Econometrics course as an elective.
DP requirements: None.
Assessment: Presentations‚ coursework and exam counts 100%.
Last updated : 18 Jun 2014