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POL2321H1F L0101

Undergraduate Course Code: POL438H1F L0101

Topics in Comparative Politics I

Politics and the Economy in Industrialized Democracies


This course offers an assessment of the relationship between politics and the economy, focusing on the experience of industrialized democracies. It concentrates on two core questions: how political choices and institutions affect economic performance and in turn how economic realities shape politics. These two questions are analyzed through and across an array of topics, including globalization, economic inequality, the welfare state, voting behavior, and modes of economic production.


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