Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013
ECO 291 Political Economy of War and Peace
(Also POL 268)
4 hours; 4 credits
An interdisciplinary introduction to political and economic decision making as it concerns national defense spending, focusing on such issues as the "military-industrial complex," the draft, a volunteer army, the question of national priorities, the impact of war and peace on such economic problems as inflation, recession, employment, growth, and the federal budget.
Prerequisite: ENG 111
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