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ECON 135 - International Political Economy (Same as POLS 135)

Unit(s): 3.00

Advisory:>It is advised that students be able to engage in written composition at a college level and read college-level texts.
Transfers to: UC, CSU

This is an introductory course designed for students interested in economics and political science, as well as anyone interested in the global interconnectedness of the world economy. The course focuses on the relations between the political and economic systems within the global economy. The course covers the impact of political decisions on world economies and international organizations. Further emphasis is placed on a comparison-contrast of various national economies. Geographic areas of concern include Africa, Europe, the Pacific Rim, the Middle East, Latin America, Russia, China, and the United States. The course is cross-listed as Economics 135 and Political Science 135. Credit is given in either area, not both.

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