POLSCI 385 - Political Science Special Topics Mini Course
Fall 2022, Section 002 - The State and Innovation in Emerging Markets
Instruction Mode: Section 002 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
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May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
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This course introduces students to the changing landscape of innovation in emerging markets, with a regional emphasis on China, as well as the role of governments in promoting or inhibiting innovation.

Section 002 of POLSCI 385 will meet during the first half of the term.

Course Requirements:

Each week, we will deep-dive into a book or collection of articles, and where possible, have a virtual Q&A with authors. This course will meet synchronously.


POLSCI 385 - Political Science Special Topics Mini Course
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002 (REC)
M 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Note: Half-term minicourse. Meets 08/29/22-10/14/22 (Drop/Add Deadline: 09/12/22)
003 (REC)
M 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Half-term minicourse. Meets 10/24/22-12/09/22 (Drop/Add Deadline: 11/07/22)

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