May 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog

ECON 320 - Comparative Economics

(3 credits)
Prerequisite: ECON 101 and ECON 102
This course compares different economic systems that have arisen as the world economy has evolved and alliances have been formed over time. There is a strong emphasis on exploring the current and historical implications of different economic philosophies, particularly with reference to NAFTA economies: Canada, U.S.A. and Mexico. Topics include globalization, international economic organizations, economic integration, economic policy making, health care, labor migration, resource use and environmental issues.