Cities as Incubators of Growth

ECON323S

Comparative and historical analysis of cities as natural incubators of innovation and growth. Exploration through analytical and empirical literature of the positive externalities created by close human contact, including knowledge and information exchange and concentrations of talent. Perspectives of economists, city planners and architects considered. Research project required. Pre-requisite: ECON201D. One course.

Course Syllabi

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ICS325S

Curriculum Codes: 

CZRSSW