Graduate Courses

POLS 502 Survey Research Methods Credits 3

Logic of survey research. Sampling techniques. Questionnaire design. Advantages and disadvantages of mail and telephone surveys and interviews. Interviewing techniques. Public opinion pools and market research. 

POLS 512 Global Political Economy Credits 3

Creation, maintenance, and transformation of international arrangements designed to manage or regulate inter-state activities relating to trade, money, resource use, technology, and physical environment 

POLS 523 Political Economy of Development Credits 3

Comparative analysis of the politics of industrialization strategies and economic development, with particular focus on domestic structures and institutions.