Economic theory highlights the role of entrepreneurs in fueling economic growth and accomplishing reallocation of resources in response to changes in preferences, technology, demographics, and resource. This course uses empirical evidence to examine the extent to which these predictions are valid. To more fully understand the motivations and constraints relevant to entrepreneurs, student will write a business plan as if s/he were starting a new business.

Minimum grade of C- in ECON422. Restriction: Must be in Economics Bachelor of Science program. Credit only granted for: ECON398O or ECON462. Formerly: ECON398O.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit