Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: POLS 2100 OR POLS 2200.
Course Attribute:
Flexible Schedule
The rules of the game, also known as political institutions, make a difference for who winds and who loses, for what kinds of policies are chosen, and for crucial policy outcomes such as the health of an economy or the security of a nation. This course will examine particular institutions, such as electoral systems, types of executives 9presidential, parliamentary, semi-presidential), legislatures, federalism, administrative oversight, and parties through a comparative frame of analysis.