EE 471: Labor Economics

3 (3-0-6)

Prerequisites: a) EE312 and EE211 (or EE213) or b) EE311 and EE212 (or EE214)

Studying the supply and demand of labor in the short-term and long-term, as well as improving labor quality. Types of labor markets, wage structures, and the role of labor unions. The role of government in the labor market as employer or regulator. Social security, discrimination in the labor market, and the effect of globalization on employment.