Studies in Political Economy Pathway

 The Studies in Political Economy Pathway explores interaction between markets and governments from 
 a variety of disciplinary perspectives, providing students with the opportunity to analyze traditions,
 controversies, and questions related to democracy and capitalism.

Each Pathway must contain 4 courses covering a minimum of 3 different disciplines. In addition to the courses listed below, Honors and special-topics courses may be used in Pathways if they have been approved for this purpose. See here for a list of Spring 2015 course offerings applicable to Pathways.

  • ECON 104 Principles of Macroeconomics *prereq ECON 103
  • ECON 150 Economics of Social Issues
  • GBST 103 Introduction to Global Issues *cross-listed POSC 103 and CSCU 103; open only to students with a declared GBST minor at the time of registration
  • HIST 226 American History to 1877
  • HIST 227 American History Since 1877
  • HIST 228 American Since 1945
  • HIST 249 Early Modern Europe
  • HIST 252 Modern Europe
  • HIST 269 Modern Asia
  • HIST 271 Modern China
  • PHIL 337 Political Philosophy
  • PHIL 340 Marx & Marxism
  • POSC 110 American National Government
  • POSC 232 Classical Political Thought
  • POSC 233 Modern Political Thought
  • POSC 236 Politics of Developing Areas *prereq POSC 111
  • POSC 251 European Politics *prereq POSC 111 or 113
  • POSC 252 Comparative Politics of Russia/Eastern Europe *prereq POSC 111
  • REST 231 Social Ethics and Economics

 

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