Course Description for International Political Economy
International Political Economy
Description: There are no prerequisites for this course. This is a graduate seminar designed to synthesize methods and insights derived from the social sciences to understand the complex issues faced in the international political economy today. It serves as a high-level introduction to current research in the subject area of economic globalization. It takes a multi-disciplinary approach to understanding complex issues such as world trade, the international monetary system, economic development, multinational corporations, international environmental policies, global security, and world financial crises.