ECO 224 Economic and Political Development
A brief survey of problems facing lesser-developed countries and of measures proposed and used for the advancement of political integration and the improvement of living standards and social welfare. Study will be made of the role of capital accumulation, private initiative, representative government, and other factors in economic growth and political modernization. This course is offered in the spring semester, 2008-2009.
Prerequisite: Economics 101 or consent of the instructor.