Economics of Education

Instructor: 
Time I: 
Wednesday,
09:00am to 11:00am
Time II: 
Wednesday,
11:00am to 12:30pm
Venue I: 
FU Berlin, Garystr. 21, lecture hall 107
Venue II: 
FU Berlin, Garystr. 21, lecture hall 107
Description: 

Information on how to attend the online course will be available on FU's Blackboard. Please email Elena Ziege to get access. The first lecture will be held via Webex on April 22, 9:15 am.

In the first part of the lecture, microeconomically based theoretical and empirical approaches to the economics of education are discussed. In a second part, education economics approaches along the different educational sectors from early childhood to continuing education are discussed. Current empirically based research papers from the individual educational sectors will be presented and discussed.

Credits: 
6.00
Program: 
Semester: 
Spring 2020
Affiliation: 
Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung
Freie Universität Berlin