Political Science | International Political Economy
Y376 | 14673 | Hart


This is an introduction to theories about the relationship between
global political and economic systems.  Topics include:
globalization; monetary flows, trade, and investment; regimes and
governance of the global economy; and problems of economic
development.  Grades will be based on a midterm (25%), a term paper
(25%), a final examination (40%) and classroom participation (10%).

The following texts will be required:
Joan Spero and Jeffrey Hart, The Politics of International Economic
Relations, 6th edition
Thomas Friedman, The World is Flat