World Political Economy

GECO 5108 - Syllabus

Anwar Shaikh and guest lecturers

This course brings economic and political theory to bear on the analysis of contemporary economic problems, viewed on a world scale. Lectures will be given by experts on a variety of national and global economic issues. The course is designed to expose students to a variety of viewpoints. No prior background is required. It may be taken for credit by writing a paper, or for audit. Readings for each topic will be on reserve.