Political Economy

People and Society

Political Economy


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  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    People and Society
  • Responsible Academic Unit

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  • Recommended for
    Recommended students: All are welcome.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

Cognate Categories


The interplay between economics, law, and politics, and how institutions develop in different social and economic systems, such as capitalism, socialism, and communism.

Option Groups

Complete exactly 2 of the following option groups: ECS 572 or LAS 503 or MAE 540 satisfies one course selection. LAS 520 or LAS 620 satisfies one course selection.

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