AP/POLS 3275 3.00
Global Political Economy II: Issues and Problems Since 1945
CROSSLISTED COURSE: AP REI 3275
This course focuses on issues and problems related to the post-1945 global political economy. It explores topics such as the globalization of production and the associated movement of labour, commodities and capital; the nature of global money and finance; and the relationship between capitalism, development and underdevelopment. Discussion focuses on the historical roots and future trajectory of contemporary developments—for example the transition from socialism, economic instability, global rivalry and cooperation, and the environment.