ECO 441. Comparative Economic Systems. 3 Hours.
Contrasts the nature and characteristics of a free-market economy against the centrally-orchestrated mechanisms of managed economies such as socialism/communism, fascism, and the so-called 'crony mercantalism' that prevails in most of modern-day Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. Writing intensive. Successful completion of this course satisfies the Cultures and Peoples requirement for graduation.
Prerequisite: ECO 201 with a minimum grade of C-.