Resource Allocation in Education

EDUC
222
Instructors
Loyalka, P. (PI)
Section Number
1
(Same as GSBGEN 326) This course covers economic principles and tools for informing resource allocation decisions in education. Students will review concepts related to educational goods and values; the costs and benefits of different levels and types of schooling; public versus private schooling; as well as adequacy and equity in education financing. Students will also learn about the use of educational production functions, teacher value-added estimation, cost effectiveness analysis, experimental program evaluation, systematic reviews, and causal chain analysis. Prerequisites: introductory statistics and regression analysis.
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Units
3-5
Graduate
Course Tags
Education Policy - Gateway
Education Policy
Academic Year
Quarter
Spring
Section Days
Monday
Start Time
1:30 PM
End Time
4:30 PM