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EC 116 – Comparative Economic Systems

Credits: 3.00

Course Description: Major economic systems of the world, in both theory and practice, with focus on understanding how economic systems work and how economic theory interacts with government policy, history, and culture to explain economic performance. Prerequisites: EC 011 and EC 012.

Section Description: Transition from Regulated Capitalism to Neoliberalism in the US; Theory and case studies of State Capitalism: Russia & China; Workers Cooperatives and Swedish Social Democracy

CRN: 61782

Section: OL1

Enrolled/Seats: 16/25

Days Time Location

Instructor(s): Shirley Jean Gedeon

Meeting Dates: 22 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017