Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Western Main Campus

Geography 3465F/G

URBAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND POLICY


This course examines policies used in economic development to ensure growth and competitiveness of urban economies. Topics include theories of urban economic development, analytical techniques for evaluating urban economies, business recruitment and retention policies, creative economy and quality of life policies, technology policies, and place-based economic development policies.

Prerequisite(s): Third or fourth year status; At least one of Geography 1400F/G, Geography 2210A/B, Geography 2220A/B, Geography 2420A/B or Geography 2460F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: GEOGRAPH

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