ECO 237 ECON GROWTH/DEVEL IN LAT AMER
An assessment of economic models from primary open economies, import substitution, and structural adjustment to trade liberalization and deregulation. The course considers why Latin America continues in a developing or emerging condition in today's global economy. Competing theoretical perspectives on key growth and development issues will be considered.
This course may include an optional section that will meet for an additional hour each week to discuss supplemental readings in 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 SPA 237
Enrollment limited to 28 students.