Units of Study Outlines

ECOP3911 - Theories in Political Economy

Semester 1, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Bill Dunn


This unit of study looks at the various theoretical frameworks within which political economic analysis is constructed. It compares the methodologies of the principal schools of economic thought with particular emphasis on the non-neoclassical approaches to the study of economic issues. The unit is required preparation for intending honours students but is also available to pass students with a credit in ECOP2911.


1500wd paper (20%) and 3000wd paper (40%) and 1500wd tutorial presentation (25%) and tutorial participation (15%)


1x2-hr seminar/week


ECOP2911 and (one of ECOP2011, ECOP2012, ECOP2612)



Additional Information

Third year students who have not completed the prerequisites should consult the Department of Political Economy about alternative requirements.


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