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Description

Historically, poverty has been a feature of all societies, but never before in human history have societies held the possibility of eliminating poverty. This course will introduce you to the nature, extent, and scope of poverty as it has been understood over time, the efforts to reduce poverty along with the extent to which they have been successful, and how it can be possible to achieve the elimination of poverty in the near future.

Subject

Language

English

Duration

5 weeks

Status

Available

U-M Credit Eligible

Yes

Instructor

  • Arun Agrawal

    Samuel Trask Dana Professor

    U-M School for Environment and Sustainability