ECON372-01B Comparative Economic Systems (with Nurul Samiul Aman)

ECON372-01B Comparative Economic Systems (with Nurul Samiul Aman)

An examination of alternative systems of economic organization. Analysis of the failed command economies of the former Soviet Bloc and discussion of the progress and prospects for reform in Russia, Poland and Hungary. Special attention is given to comparing alternative capitalist systems (US, Sweden, Germany, Japan and South Korea). Issues of concern include market and non-market mechanisms of allocation and distribution, workers' control, economic democracy, centralization and decentralization, and the relation of economic affairs to political and social affairs.

Prerequisite(s): ECON 101 and 102

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Harbor

Day(s) and Time(s):

Jul 15-Aug 22
MW: 1:30-4:30p

Availability:

Registration for Summer 2019 is closed.
Class Number:2324_Smr2019
Your Price: $1,050.00

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Important Dates:
Registration begins: April 1, 2019
Online registration ends: 8:30am on the day of the first class meeting
Add/swap deadline: June 4 (Session 1); July 8 & 22 (Session 2)