Concentration in International Economics 

Jonathan Wight, Advisor

Students are strongly encouraged to develop proficiency in economics with either a minor or double major (see Economics Department for requirements). Note that the Economics courses listed below have prerequisites.

International Studies: International Economics

Jonathan B. Wight (Economics), Advisor

Students are strongly encouraged to develop proficiency in economics with either a minor or double major (see economics department listings for requirements).

Note: Within the concentration, the eight units must be selected from three or more departments with no more than four units from a single department.

8 units, including

ECON 210 The Economics of the European Union
ECON 211 Economic Development in Asia, Africa, and Latin America
ECON 310 International Trade: Causes, Consequences, and Controversies

Five elective units from two or more departments in the following list:

ANTH 101 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 307 Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
ANTH 308 Latin America: An Ethnographic Perspective
ANTH 336 Politics, Power and Ritual
ANTH 338 Africa: Cultural Change in a Post-Colonial Setting
ANTH 340 Southeast Asia: Cultural Representations
ANTH 360 Power and Society in the Middle East
FIN 462 International Financial Management
GEOG 210 Geographic Dimensions of Human Development
GEOG 320 Power, Space, and Territory: Geographies of Political Change
GEOG 345 Society, Economy and Nature: Global Perspectives on Sustainable Development
GEOG 370 Geographies of Economic Development and Globalization
HIST 236 Russian Empire, Soviet Union and After
HIST 237 The Last Soviet Generation
HIST 239 The French Revolution
HIST 241 Modern European Thought Since 1850
HIST 242 Modern Germany
HIST 245 Modern Balkans
HIST 246 Russia in Revolution, 1905-1934
HIST 247 Modern Ireland
HIST 248 European Diplomacy from Bismarck to Hitler
HIST 249 Twentieth-Century Europe
HIST 250 Modern East Asia 1600-1960
HIST 251 Chinese Revolutions
HIST 252 Modern China: 1900-1940
HIST 255 Meiji Japan: An Emperor and the World Named for Him
HIST 261 Modern Latin America
HIST 262 The Making of Modern Brazil
HIST 271 The Modern Middle East
HIST 272 The Ottoman Empire
HIST 282 Africa in the Twentieth Century
HIST 283 South Africa since 1500
HIST 341 History and Memory: WWII in East Asia
HIST 380 Women and Gender in African History
HIST 390 Food and Power in Africa and Asia
IBUS 381 International Business Environment
IBUS 390 International Business Issues and Topics
IBUS 411 International Business Strategy
MGMT 333 Cross-cultural Management
MKT 325 International Marketing
PHIL 337 Social and Political Philosophy
PHIL 344 Twentieth-Century Continental Philosophy
PLSC 240 Introduction to Comparative Politics
PLSC 312 Modern Political Theory
PLSC 342 Transitions from Communism in Europe and Eurasia
PLSC 343 Politics of Asia
PLSC 344 Europe Today
PLSC 345 Politics of China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
PLSC 346 Politics of Cultural Pluralism
PLSC 347 Politics of Developing Nations
PLSC 348 Politics of Africa
PLSC 349 Politics of Latin America and the Caribbean
PLSC 350 American Foreign Policy
PLSC 351 Globalization
PLSC 352 International Law and Organizations
PLSC 355 International Relations of the Middle East
PLSC 356 International Political Economy
PLSC 357 International Relations of East Asia
PLSC 358 The U.S. and Asia's Great Powers
PLSC 359 Global Governance
PLSC 360 International Development Policy
PLSC 363 Global Health, Infectious Disease and Human Rights
RELG 250 Introduction to World Religions
SOC 231 Across the Pond: Europe vs. USA
SOC 232 Postsocialism in Russian and Eastern Europe
SOC 233 Understanding Globalization
SOC 335 Feast and Famine: Inequalities in the Global Food System