SW 858 - Poverty and Inequality
Fall 2019, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Social Work (SW)
Department: School of Social Work

Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing and permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course is concerned with analyzing the distribution of economic resources in the United States. It examines the distribution of economic well-being, the sources of inequality, the role of tax-transfer policies in affecting inequality, and options for changing inequality. There are special examinations of welfare reform, homelessness, and intergenerational transmission of poverty.

Schedule

SW 858 - Poverty and Inequality
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
30861
Open
1
 
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MW 2:30PM - 3:50PM

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