Contemporary Theories of Political Economy

POLECON 101 Contemporary Theories of Political Economy

Class Number: 23414

Units/Credit: 4

Time/Location: TuTh 2-3:30pm – 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

Final Exam Group 5: Tuesday, 12/15/2020 – 8:00-11:00am

Instructor: Khalid Kadir

This course is designed to introduce students to modern theoretical works of central intellectual debates on 20th century international political economy. The course explores alternative explanations for inequality in economic development among nations and economic declines of of the dominate powers. It will also examine tensions between the increasing “globalization” of that economy and continued fragmentation of the international political system in nation-states.

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