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Writing for Economists

Course Number:

73270


Faculty

Joseph Rudman, jr20@andrew.cmu.edu


Program

Undergraduate Economics


Concentrations

B.A. in Economics, B.S. in Economics, B.S. in Economics and Statistics, B.S. in Economics and Mathematical Sciences, Additional Major in Economics, Additional Major in Economics and Statistics, Required


Course Description

A writing course specifically designed for third-year Economics majors and additional majors. Students gain experience with technical writing techniques and skills needed for both their senior thesis and their eventual professional careers. The course emphasizes both individual and group projects. (Lecture, 3 hours). Minimum grade standard of "C" applies only to economics courses.

Format

Lecture: 160min/wk


Textbook

Varies by term


Pre-requisites

(21120 OR 21256) AND (73100) AND (73230) AND (73240) AND (76101)