Undergraduate: Level 6
Thursday 03 October 2019
Friday 26 June 2020
02 August 2019
Requisites for this module
BA L900 International Development,
BA L901 International Development (Including Year Abroad),
BA L902 International Development (Including Placement Year)
This module is about modern political economy, meaning analytical approaches to study how economic and political incentives interact to create constraints and opportunities that shape larger political and economic behaviour and outcomes. The module introduces students to the use of rigorous logic and evidence in order to understand classical political economy issues as well as to address contemporary policy issues in both domestic and international dimensions.
This module requires knowledge of essay writing in political science. It also requires knowledge of applied statistics (especially regression analysis), algebra, analytic geometry, and differential calculus, all at GCSE level.
To introduce the students to key issues and research examples within political economy.
Know and discuss key issues in political economy.
Understand and solve formal political economy models.
Understand quantitative empirical evidence from research in political economy.
Analyze and discuss policy issues using methods and approaches from political economy
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Assessment items, weightings and deadlines
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Module supervisor and teaching staff
Dr Lasse Aasloven email@example.com Module Administrator Sallyann West firstname.lastname@example.org
Module Administrator: Sallyann West, email@example.com
Dr Mohammed Rodwan Abouharb
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Of 40 hours, 38 (95%) hours available to students:
2 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).
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