WIOX 323 Economics: Command and Transitional Economies

Traditional command economies, attempts to reform them in the direction of market socialism, and the transition to market economies. Focus is largely on Russia and the nations of Eastern Europe, with some attention to China. Prerequisites: Economics 110 and 120; Economics 251 or 252 (or WIOX 319 or 320). Lectures: MT, TT. Tutorials: TT.