EconomicsECON 129 Political Economy of Policy Reform

Analyzes the adoption, timing, sequencing, relative economic performance of different market-friendly economic reform strategies. Explores issues of shock therapy versus gradualism, connections between form of regime (democracy or dictatorship) and economic reform packages, and strengths and limitations of a rational-choice theoretic approach to explaining outcomes.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): ECON 100A.

Credits

5

Also offered as

LGST 129

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): ECON 100A.