Syllabus

Title
2361 Global Inequality: Theoretical Concepts and Empirical Evidence
Instructors
Branko Milanovic
Contact details
  • Type
    PI SE
  • Weekly hours
    2
  • Language of instruction
    Englisch
Registration
09/15/16 to 09/25/16
Registration via LPIS
Notes to the course
Subject(s) Doctoral/PhD Programs
Dates
Day Date Time Room
Tuesday 10/18/16 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM D4.0.127
Tuesday 01/24/17 03:00 PM - 08:00 PM D4.0.127
Wednesday 01/25/17 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM D4.0.133
Thursday 01/26/17 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM D4.0.127
Friday 01/27/17 02:00 PM - 08:00 PM D4.0.019
Monday 01/30/17 10:00 AM - 03:30 PM D4.0.133

Contents

Each lecture will be divided into two parts. During the first part I will present one of my most recent publications. You will find all these publications at my homepage. For the second part students will present their current work on inequality-related subjects which are closely related to my past and current research.

Prof. Altzinger will give a preparatory class

2362 PI
ALTZINGER W.:Global Inequality: Theoretical Concepts and Empirical Evidence - An Introduction to the Lecture of B. Milanovic

where all the details (contents of lectures and your presentations) will be settled. The first meeting (Vorbesprechung) of my lecture will be jointly with Prof. Altzinger on

Di, 18.10.2016 14:00-15:30 Uhr D4.0.127

The attendance at this meeting is mandatory.


Learning outcomes

You should have a thorough understanding of the most recent economic literature on distributional issues.

Teaching/learning method(s)

Half of the class I will present my actual research; half of the class students will present their related research.

Assessment

Each student has to prepare and present a seminal paper of his/her own resaerch.

Prerequisites for participation and waiting lists

Just in case that you cannot subscribe to this class (i.e.due to administrative purposes, etc.) please send a mail with your argumentswhy you want to participate to: altzing@wu.ac.at

Last edited: 2016-09-19



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