Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2008/2009
Canadian Excellence

GS311
Neoliberalism and its Critics
0.5 Credit

This course examines neoliberalism as a development strategy. It attempts to shed light on the origins, nature, specifics and reactions to the market-driven reforms that dominated the development agenda of the 1980s and 1990s. Specific country-cases of these reforms and their general implications receive special attention. The case studies are drawn from Africa, Latin America and Asia.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Any GS course at the 200 or 300 level or permission of the instructor.
Exclusions
GS340d.