MGEC51H3 Labour Economics I

Applications of the tools of microeconomics to various labour market issues. The topics covered will include: labour supply; labour demand; equilibrium in competitive and non-competitive markets; non-market approaches to the labour market; unemployment. Policy applications will include: income maintenance programs; minimum wages; and unemployment.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

( ECMC51H3), (ECO239Y), (ECO339Y), ECO339H, (ECO361Y)

Enrolment Limits: 
60
Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences