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4031f - International Political Economy MA

International Political Economy MA

This course provides training in the discipline of international political economy.

Course suspension

Our International Political Economy MA has been suspended for 2021 entry. This means that we won’t be able to accept applications for 2021 entry.

You can apply for other courses for 2021 entry related to your subject of interest, such as:

International Politics (Critical Geopolitics) MA
International Politics (Global Justice and Ethics) MA
International Politics (Globalisation, Poverty and Development) MA
International Relations MA
World Politics and Popular Culture MA

Overview

This international political economy master's gives you the opportunity to explore key themes in contemporary international political economy, such as:

  • the growing tensions between the 'globalising' world economy
  • the traditional nation state
  • the persistence and causes of poverty

The course is enhanced by the lively debates in this growing field of study, with direct contemporary relevance.

The course provides rigorous training in areas such as:

  • theories and theorists of international political economy
  • the state in international political economy - international and regional studies politics
  • research training in the study of politics

You'll have a sound foundation to embark on a career with significant international dimensions. You could also pursue a postgraduate research degree in international political economy studies.

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