ECO 318 Comparative Economic Systems

This course is designed to develop comprehensive understanding of the economics of such political environments as communism, Marxism, modern socialism, fascism, and market-directed socialism. The economic systems of selected emerging countries are discussed, including the modern Russian and Eastern European economy, China, and Cuba. Comparisons are drawn with modern mixed-capitalist economic systems in the U.S., Japan, and Hong Kong and selected countries in Western Europe. PREREQUISITE(S): ECO201, ECO202