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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ECON 349 - Economic Development of Asia

This course analyzes the post-war economic development of Asia. Dubbed the “Economic miracle of the 20th century” by the World Bank, the rapid economic rise of China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, India, and Singapore will be covered. Topics will include industrialization, state-society relations, labor migration, and the environment.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the major forces, both global and regional, that have affected the post-war economic development of Asia
  • Compose concise and coherent essays.
  • Identify the business systems in several Asian countries, how and why they are similar and/or different, the relationship of the business systems to the history and culture of that nation, and the special business advantages of each nation.

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