This course will examine the political economy of crises, focusing primarily on the United States. We will explore several critical episodes, including the Great Depression, World War II, the stagflation of the 1970s, the financial crisis, and the COVID-19 pandemic with the goal of better understanding the factors that shaped the policy response and the long-term political economic ramifications.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CSS)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
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This course is required for all CSS Seniors.
|Instructor(s): Eisner,Marc A. Times: ...W.F. 02:50PM-04:10PM; Location: FISK122; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 30
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 0||1st Ranked: 0||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 0||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 0|