7. Political Economy

Description
The Political Economy Focal Study explores the interaction of the economy and the larger society, including the interaction of economics,politics and social issues.

Instructions
Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.

Complete one course from the first cluster and two courses from the second cluster.

 

First Cluster (complete 1 course)
ECON 101   Economics of Social Issues  4 credits
ECON 102 Economics of Markets & Governments 4 credits

Second Cluster (complete 2 courses)
ENV 333 Environmental Economics 4 credits
ECON 329 International Economics 4 credits 
HIST 343 Industrialization, Labor and the State  4 credits  
HIST 368 The 1990s: Origins of the Current Crisis 4 credits
HIST 369 Get Rich! Wealth in American History 4 credits
POLS 310  Markets, Politics, & Justice 4 credits
POLS 345 International Political Economy  4 credits
SOC 342 Consumer Society   4 credits 
SOC 347/PSJ 347 Global Capitalism/Neo-Colonial Inequality  4 credits