Univ of Southern California
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Political Economy and Public Policy

Courses of Instruction

Political Economy and Public Policy (PEPP)
The terms indicated are expected but are not guaranteed. For the courses offered during any given term, consult the Schedule of Classes.

PEPP 538 Values and Social Analysis (4) (Enroll in ECON 538)

PEPP 539 Political Economy (4, Fa) Scope, methodology, and literature of political economy; public policy and policy formation; economic bases of politics; political dimensions of economic activity.

PEPP 594abz Master’s Thesis (2-2-0) Credit on acceptance of thesis. Graded CR/NC. Recommended preparation: 24 approved units of course work.

PEPP 599 Special Topics (2-4, max 8) Selected topics in political economy and public policy as developed by the instructor.

PEPP 634 Political Economy of Institutions (4) (Enroll in ECON 634)

PEPP 639 Contemporary Economic Policy: Theory and Practice (4) (Enroll in ECON 639)

PEPP 695 Seminar in Political Economy (2, Sp) Current research in political economy and public policy presented by outside scholars, faculty, and students. Graded CR/NC.

PEPP 790 Research (1-12) Research leading to the doctorate. Maximum units which may be applied to the degree to be determined by the department. Graded CR/NC.

PEPP 794abcdz Doctoral Dissertation (2-2-2-2-0) Credit on acceptance of dissertation. Graded IP/CR/NC.