POL408H1: Innovation and Governance

Hours: 
24S

The course explores technological change, its socio-economic consequences, spatial implications and aspects of economic policies. As future growth in the knowledge-based economy will be increasingly associated with new products, services and processes, questions of innovation performance and support policy are decisive at the firm, regional and national levels.

Prerequisite: 

HPS201H1/​ HPS202H1/​ POL203Y1/​POL203Y5/ POL207Y1/​ POL208Y1/​POL208Y5/(POLB80H3, POLB81H3)/ POL215Y1/​ POL224Y1/​ POL302Y5/ SOC317Y1/​ SOC356Y1

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)