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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 U.S.; Theory and Case Studies of State Capitalism: Russia & China; Workers' Cooperatives and Swedish Social Democracy

CRN: 61783

Section: OL2

Enrolled/Seats: 11/25

Days Time Location

Instructor(s): Shirley Jean Gedeon

Meeting Dates: 03 Jul 2017 - 11 Aug 2017