17.188J / 11.414J Labor and Politics

Fall 2005

Globes and people.
Globes and people. (Image courtesy of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.)

Course Highlights

This course features an extensive reading list.

Course Description

This graduate research and reading seminar examines an array of issues facing labor in today's global world. The premise of this course is that recent developments (e.g., globalization, liberalization, privatization, etc.) have created a mix of opportunities and risks for labor in most developing countries.
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Staff

Instructor:
Prof. Richard Locke

Course Meeting Times

Lectures:
One session / week
2 hours / session

Level

Graduate