University of Sheffield
Global Political Economy
On this course, you will engage with the most pressing problems in the global political economy. You will explore how the distribution of economic resources is subject to multiple and often competing political pressures, and how the effects of these pressures are experienced. You will apply innovative ways of thinking to contemporary policy problems such as unstable capitalism, inequalities and poverty, migration, environmental degradation and climate change, rapid technological change, and emergent new powers.
MA: The minimum entry requirement is a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant discipline. Applicants with relevant work experience and good academic potential will also be encouraged to apply.
Core modules Approaches to Political Economy Understanding Politics Dissertation in Global Political Economy Optional modules Business, Labour and Migration Capitalism and Crisis Development and the State Political Economy of Global Environmental Change The Political Economy of Poverty and Inequality One option module chosen from another course
Essays Dissertation Presentation Learning log
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||-||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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