Program Details

Political Economy and Public Policy Minor [PEPP] (Minor)

Economics Department
Old Main, Room 136
607-753-4109

Economics Department Course Retake Policy

  • For the purpose of this policy, "course" refers to any course offered by the Economics Department that is used to satisfy the requirements of any major or minor offered by the department (economics [ECO], management [MGT]).
  • A student may repeat a course to replace a failing grade, grade of X, indicating withdrawal from course, or to improve the student's grade point average when the first enrollment resulted in a passing grade.
  • A student may enroll in a course twice. A third or subsequent enrollment in that course shall be with the approval of the Economics Department only and contingent upon available space in the course after all student registration occurs.

A. Required Course: 3 credit hours

Note: A minimum grade of C in ECO 105 is required for all political economy minors before taking upper-level courses that require this class as a prerequisite.

  • ECO 105 - Political Economy and Social Thought (3 cr. hr.)
B. Other Courses: 6 credit hours from the following:
  • ECO 305 - Political Economy of Globalization (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 306 - Comparative Approaches in Political Economy (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 307 - Marxian Economics (3 cr. hr.)
  • Must take nine credit hours from the following two categories with a minimum of one course from Category C and one course from Category D.

C. Other Courses: A minimum of 3 credit hours from the following:

Note: Students taking ECO 306 or 307 to fulfill Category B must take another course to fulfill Category C.

  • ECO 300 - Macroeconomic Theory (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 306 - Comparative Approaches in Political Economy (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 307 - Marxian Economics (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 325 - Political Economy of Women (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 326 - Political Economy of Race and Class (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 335 - Resource and Environmental Economics (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 383 - Labor Economics (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 393 - Urban Economics (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 400 - Research Experience in Economics (1-3 cr. hr.) (in fields related to public policy)
D. Other Courses: A minimum of 3 credit hours from the following:

Note: MGT courses do not count toward the minor in political economy and public policy.

  • ECO 311 - Economic Development (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 312 - Economic Development of Latin America (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 313 - Economic Development of Asia (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 345 - Contemporary Public Policy Issues (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 400 - Research Experience in Economics (1-3 cr. hr.) (in fields relating to international political economy)
  • ECO 401 - Co-op Education/Internship in Economics (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 441 - International Trade (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 443 - International Finance (3 cr. hr.)
Total Credit Hours Required for the Minor: 15

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