Courses: Politics of Global Commodities (POLSB264001)

Spring 2013

Class Number: 1504
This class critically analyzes the international politics that underpin the production and distribution of global commodities. Marketization and privatization pressures that have produced economic arrangements are examined for their impact in altering governance systems, distorting markets and development, and fomenting conflicts. The course starts with concepts, theories, and history, and then investigates key case studies. Prerequisites: one class in Political Science (preferably International Politics or International Political Economy), comparable coursework, or by permission of the instructor.
Div: I; Haverford: Social Science (SO)

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1504 Div: I; SO


Political Science (Web site)

Taught By

Hoffman,Peter J.

Meeting Times

TTH 9:45am-11:15am