Political Economy of Development (Master)

Lecture: Prof. Christian Bjornskov

Time of Lecture: Mondays 14.00-16.00, MZG 1940

The new political economy and the public choice school contribute to our understanding of not only economic policy, but also long-run economic development. This course takes up a number of topics in development economics in which political economy can provide either another angle or new insights into old issues.


  • 1. Main problems of development

  • 2. Institutional problems

  • 3. The political economy of natural resources and foreign aid

  • 4. Specific problems

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