POL445H1: Politics of Growth in Developing Countries

Hours: 
24S

The course examines the politics of economic growth in developing countries. It focuses on political factors to analyze why some developing countries have done better in terms of growth than others. Conceptual frameworks of growth and related themes such as regime type, institutions, inequality and ethnicity will be addressed.

Prerequisite: 

POL201Y1/​(POLB90H3, POLB91H3); minimum 14 credits

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