Class Schedule

ECO342: Economics of Globalization

ECO342: Economics of Globalization - 4 Hours

Prerequisites: CIS116, ECO144

This course examines the phenomenon of globalization using economic and sociological analyses to explore controversial themes of the globalization debate, some of which include: off-shoring, economic development, international migration, sweatshops, transnational corporations, the Global South, and gender equity. We will examine both the benefits and costs that have resulted from the opening and crossing of international boundaries and borders and examine how these changes have impacted people from both rich and poor countries throughout the world.