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International Perspectives Track

Courses in this concentration allow majors to explore interconnections among international, national, and sub-national political economies—a phenomenon currently known as “globalization.” Majors who choose this concentration will develop a better understanding of globalization, the links between globalization and national outcomes, and the institutions that attempt to manage international economic affairs.

Two of the following six:

Economics

  • 3020 Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • 3340 Government in the Economy
  • 3370 World Economy
  • 3540 Development Economics
  • 4330 International Trading Relations
  • 3970/3980 Special Studies in Economics

Three of the following thirteen:

Economics

  • 3330 Environment and Natural Resources
  • 3590 Economic Development of Latin America
  • 4340 International Monetary Relations
  • 4600 Inequality & Poverty in Latin America

Philosophy

  • 3560 Social & Political Ethics
  • 6510 Theories of Economic Justice

Political Economy

  • 4970/4980 Special Topics in Political Economy

Political Science

  • 3410 Politics and Nationalism
  • 3510 Power, Morality, and International Relations
  • 3540 International Political Economy
  • 4030 Comparative Political Economy of the Welfare State
  • 4300 Political Economy of Development in Western Europe
  • 4620 Global Environmental Politics