Comparative Political Economy of Development
Mistree, D. (PI)
Review of how nations develop politically and economically. Theories of state development, the role of institutions, inequality and societal divisions, the impact of natural resources, the consequences of corruption, and the effect of globalization on the world's poor. The seminar introduces the key theories relevant to state-building generally, and strengthening the rule of law in particular. Bridges theory and practice.
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Science and Technology Policy - Electives