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AIR728 - Global Political Economy

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Unit chair:

Scott Burchill


D305 students must have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3 with a minimum WAM of 60%, otherwise Nil



Incompatible with: AIP728, AIR428
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


The unit begins by examining a range of theoretical approaches to international political economy (neo-liberalism, neo-mercantilism, and neo-Marxism), then examines the post-war history of the world economy, and concludes with an examination of contemporary issues and problems such as trade, debt, class, regional economies and organisations including ASEAN and APEC and transnational corporations.


Essay, 50%, 2500 words

Class/Online Exercises, 20%

Test, 30%, 1500 words

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