This course examines the changing role of gender in the labor market and the household. Topics to be studied include: the rise in females' formal labor force participation during the second half of the twentieth century; gender differences in employment, occupation, and earnings; theoretical and empirical approaches to studying discrimination; and the interactions between market opportunities, government policies, and family formation (including fertility, marriage, divorce, and cohabitation).


Satisfies Gender and Sexuality major and minor requirement

Satisfies the Justice, Equality, and Community requirement

Economics 101.

Class Details
Course ECO 227
Section 0
CRN 20169
Time M W F
Time 1050 - 1140am
Building 3155 CHAM
Instructor Angela Cools
Max 30
Current 0
Remaining 30
Semester Spring 2022