Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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Economics

Academics

Economics 403. Global Economic Controversies

This seminar will highlight a series of current international debates. Students will study competing perspectives and will develop their own positions on each topic, both in writing and in classroom discussions. The debates chosen for discussion each semester will depend on timeliness, class interests and recent research. Potential topics include globalization of environmental protection, trade liberalization, international labor standards and immigration.