Fall/Winter Timetable

JPJ2046H1F L0101

Undergraduate Course Code: LAW243H1F L0101

Law, Institutions and Development

Themes

This seminar will examine the role of law and institutions in promoting development in less developed countries. The topics that will be addressed include: competing conceptions of development: economic, political and social; theories of economic growth; the New Institutional Economics; democracy and development; public administration and development; competing theories of the role of law in development; ethnic diversity; corruption; land and property rights reform; infrastructure and development; state-owned enterprises: privatization and reform; foreign investment and trade policy; and the role of foreign aid and international institutions in development.

ONLINE-S = Online Synchronous
ONLINE-A =Online Asynchronous