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As economies are more connected on a global marketplace, specialists are needed to analyze the impact that governing factors and regulations have on industry and distribution of goods and services. Political economy concentrates on educating students about these and other issues that relate economics to political science.

Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.

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2 Results in Political Economy, England

Kingston University London

This MA highlights issues of effective demand, social conflict and financial instability as features of modern capitalism. It covers neo-classical, post-Keynesian and Mar ... [+]

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This MA highlights issues of effective demand, social conflict and financial instability as features of modern capitalism. It covers neo-classical, post-Keynesian and Marxist theories, and applies them to contemporary issues of austerity policy, neo-liberalism, financialisation and globalisation. The course aims to provide a precise and professional knowledge of the procedures used to analyse current issues in political economy.

Key features

This course provides excellent preparation for a range of employment possibilities in government agencies, think-tanks, research institutes or in international agencies such as the International Labor Organization. Lectures are supplemented by seminars, giving an opportunity for regular feedback and discussion. The University's Economics department is actively engaged in research and publication on financial topics, and you will benefit from regular staff seminars and workshops. What will you study? ... [-]
United Kingdom Kingston upon Thames
September 2019
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Leeds Beckett University

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the impact of globalization and of the challenges the process of deeper economic integration presents. ... [+]

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Gain a comprehensive understanding of the impact of globalization and of the challenges the process of deeper economic integration presents.

You will analyze diverse issues such as the changing nature of international competition, trade, migration and global governance. You will expand your knowledge of the modern political economy and explore global consumption as an engine of growth. You will debate the 2008 financial crisis, discussing how it began, the definition of crisis and how the world responded.

You will gain an understanding of how international political economy differs from economics. As well as measuring economic growth, you will also understand its distribution of costs and benefits, together with its social, political and environmental impact.... [-]

United Kingdom Leeds
September 2019
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus