Taubman College

Course List

Term Winter 2011
Class UP 539
Class Title Methods for Economic Development Planning
Description This course provides students with background in some of the methods used by economic development planners to understand a local economy and to identify directions for planning action. Students learn to use the methods, understand and critique reports that use the methods, and assess the problems of a local economy. Methods include location quotients, shift-share analysis, input-output, retail trade area analysis, industry sector analysis, and others.
Prereq none
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective Yes
Meets TTH 10:00-11:30am 2108 A&AB
Credits 3
Faculty Scott Campbell
Syllabus not available