POL 401

Political Economy

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Fall Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

Students will explore the role of government in the American capitalist system, including issues such as taxation, regulation, stimulus, organized labor, and other issues of economic management both historically and in contemporary times. The course also examines the international political economy in terms of trade, development, currency, and international organizations.