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Fall 2011-2012
WWS 593G   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Topics in Policy Analysis (Half-Term) - AIDS in Africa: Causes and Consequences

Anne C. Case

This course is intended to offer a rigorous analysis of some of the causes and consequences of the AIDS crisis in sub-Saharan Africa. We will focus on the following themes: orphanhood, education, health care delivery and behavioral responses. It will draw on both microeconomic theory and econometrics to analyze important aspects of the crisis.

Other Requirements:
WWS Graduate Students Only.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
It is open to MPA and PhD students who have taken WWS 511c (or higher) and WWS 508c..

Other information:
This class will meet from 9/15/2011 to 10/28/2011. For more information on WWS Graduate Courses, please see our website:

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
23742 S01 02:40:00 pm - 04:10:00 pm T Th   Robertson Hall   023   Enrolled:6 Limit:20