Community and Regional Economic Policy and Analysis

C DEV 506
XG
Community Development
Credit Hours:
3
Fall
2019
Start Date: 
Monday, August 26, 2019 to Friday, December 20, 2019
Course Description: 
Introduction to concepts of communities and regions, theories of economic growth, drivers of economic growth, the economic base of a community, sources of growth or decline in the community, roles of local government and institutions, and analytical tools. Strategies for local economic development will also be explored.
Instructor:
Daniela Mattos
402-470-1786
Enrollment Limit: 
15
Requirements
Course Prerequisites: 
Permission of GPIDEA Campus Coordinator is required to enroll
Proctor Requirements: 
No requirements
Permission Contact: 
Casey Smith or Michelle Zander
800-747-4478
Required Course Materials: 
Community Economics: Linking Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition, Ron Schaffer, Steven C. Deller, David W. Marcouiller, Blackwell Publishers