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ECF3602 Economics for Planning and Development
Credit Points: 15

This unit provides an introduction to the context, theory, process and practice of economic development planning.  Economic concepts help planners understand patterns and processes relating to population, income, employment and business opportunities in a local or regional economy, and to identify directions of planning action. Students will gain a strong theoretical understanding of the economic theory underpinning planning for urban and regional development.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
Y94Bachelor of Planning
MAAAHMPlanning Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014