Undergraduate Course Code: POL456Y1Y L0101
The G8, G20 and Global Governance
The development, operation, and participants of the Group of Seven (G7), Group of Eight (G8) and Group of Twenty (G20) of institutions, their growth and performance as centres of global governance, and their relationship with the United Nations and Bretton Woods galaxy in providing public goods in economic, social, environmental and security realms.
Format and Requirements
One two-hour seminar per week. Course requirements: one critical book review essay (20%); compliance assessment (20%), major research essay due the last week of the course (40%); and two presentations and weekly participation (20%).