May 27, 2024  
Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ECON 241 - Women in United States Economy


Theories and empirical analysis of women’s work in the United States. Topics include the influence of feminist thought on economics, a multicultural history of women’s work, labor force participation, occupational distribution and wages, the gender division of labor in household production (housework and child rearing) and related policy issues.

Prerequisites
ECON 101  or ECON 102  or ECON 112  or WGS 101  

Credits 1



Notes
Cross-listed with WGS 241  

Area
Social Sciences

Connection
23005

Division
Social Sciences

Compass Attributes
Social Science, Structure/Power/Inequality, Taylor and Lane Scholars