2018 Schedule

Location: Huntley 230 Tuesdays & Thursdays 11:45 am – 1:15 pm

Week Date Topic Text References
Week O Thur 6 Sept Introduction: GDP and Forex Naughton Ch 1-3
Geographic Constraints, Historical Legacies 09.06 notes
Week I Tues 11 Sept conference in Toronto NO CLASS!!
Thur 13 Sept Mao: “Big Push” Industrialization Ch 4
09.13 notes
Planning and Its Consequences
Week II Tues 18 Sept Post-Mao Reform Process Ch 5
09.18 notes
Thur 20 Sept Growth
Zotero and EconPapers
Ch 7
09.20 notes
Week III Tues 25 Sept Transforming the old core: Agriculture & Incentives Ch 11
09.25 notes
Agriculture and Inputs Ch 12
Thurs 7 pm tentative evening makeup class at Canton
Canton 2172 Sycamore Avenue, Buena Vista, VA 24416 map
Chat about favorite person in Wish Lanterns
Thur 27 Sept Rural Industrialization Ch 13
Current Topics news
Week IV
Ash paper due Tues
Tues 2 Oct

takehome midterm #1 handed out
Rural-Urban Transformation Ch 6
10.06 流动人口
Thur 4 Oct Demographics Ch 8
Week V Tues 9 Oct
takehome midterm due
Dividends, positive and negative Ch 8
Thur 11 Oct NO CLASS reading day
Week VI Tues 16 Oct Social Transformation Ch 10
Thur 18 Oct empirical paper class discussion
more migration class notes
Week VII Tues 23 Oct Industry Ch 13
10.23 notes econ 274
short paper due Thur 25 Oct Migration redux your papers
10.25 Migration
Manufacturing Ch 14
Week VIII Tues 30 Oct
midterm #2?
China 2025: Industrial Policy Ch 15
Industrial policy
Thur 1 Nov Trade I Ch 16
11.01 notes
Week IX Tues 6 Nov Trade II Ch 17
Thur 8 Nov Macro I: Fast Growth & Faster Growth Ch 18
Week X Tues 13 Nov Macro II: Financial Sector Ch 19
Thur 15 Nov
short paper due
The Coming Crash? Guest Speaker Leland Miller
Thanksgiving Break Sat 17 Nov – Sun 25 Nov
Week XI Tues 27 Nov Macro III: Fiscal Ch 20
Thur 29 Nov LR Issues: Environment Ch 21
Week XII Tues 4 Dec LR Issues: Aging readings
Thur 6 Dec LR Issues: Fiscal & Financial readings
Final Exams Sat afternoon 8 Dec – Fri morning 14 Dec