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DHP P217: Global Political Economy

Course Description

What determines the direction, magnitude, governance, and fluctuation of international economic exchange? This course surveys the theories and issue areas of the global political economy, both in the current day and in the past. Different analytical models are presented to explain the variations in economic exchange over time. The issue areas that will be examined include: world trade, monetary orders, global finance, and foreign investment. Current topics that will be covered include: the effects of the 2007-2008 financial crisis, the rise of the BRIC economies, the future of the dollar, and the future of global economic governance.

Course faculty: Daniel Drezner
Course duration: Full semester
Credits/Units: 3.0

Spring 2020

Faculty: Daniel Drezner
Room: Cabot 205
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Time: 11:05 am - 12:20 pm

Final Exam

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