POLI 315 Approaches to Political Economy (3 credits)

Offered by: Political Science (Faculty of Arts)


Political Science : Influential traditions in political economy. Focus on how these attempted to integrate the economic and political. Application of economic analysis to social and political phenomena ("social choice"). Recent efforts to combine the deductive logic of economics with comparative empirical analysis of actors in different institutional settings. Extension to the international political economy.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: POLI 211 or POLI 212 and one preferably university-level economics course

  • Note: The area in the field of Comparative Politics is Developed Areas.