ILRIC 2650

ILRIC 2650

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

Major changes and repeated crises in the global capitalist economy have led to greater impoverishment and inequality within countries around the globe. How and why has this happened? Who are the winners and losers?What strategies are governments, communities, and labor organizations undertaking to reverse these trends?This course focuses on the fundamental changes that have occurred in capitalist economies as financial actors have gained greater power over government policies and Main Street companies.It examines the strategies pursued by these actors and their impact on the sustainability of companies and the economic stability of low wage workers and their families. It compares government and civil society responses to these crises across different countries

When Offered Fall.

View Enrollment Information

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18038ILRIC 2650  LEC 001

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Batt, R

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    This course fulfills the ILR Advanced Writing requirement. Enrollment is restricted to ILR Sophomores and others with permission of the instructor.