11.482J / 1.285J / ESD.193J
Regional Socioeconomic Impact Analyses and Modeling

Reviews regional economic theories and models and provides students with experience in using alternative economic impact assessment models on microcomputers. Problem sets are oriented around infrastructure, housing, energy, and environmental issues. Students work with a client generally in Boston and make a presentation to the client. Emphasis on written and oral presentation skills.

Prereq: 11.481 or permission of instructor