GOV 224 EMERGING ECON IN ASIA & LAT AM
An examination, using the political economy approach, of the distinctive development paths of selected countries. An assessment of the interaction between economics and politics across different regions. Major themes include the rise of emerging market economies, new patterns of trade and international relations, geo-strategic implications, demographic transition, migration and remittances, employment, social protection, inequality, and exclusion.
This course may include an optional section that will meet for an additional hour each week to discuss supplemental readings in Chinese or Spanish. Students participating in the foreign language section will receive one additional credit hour, pass/not passed marking.
Cross Listed Courses
This is the same course as ECO 224
or GOV 113
; and ECO 111
or ECO 112
Enrollment limited to 28 students.