AIR728 - Global Political Economy
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
|Incompatible with:||AIP728, AIR428|
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, 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