Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

IP603
Comparative Public Policy
0.5 Credit

This course examines core concepts and theories relating to the definition, design, implementation and evaluation of public policies and the influence of the global economy for these processes. A cross-national approach is used to explore how globalization has shaped the issues and dynamics that confront politicians and administrators in formulating and implementing domestic policies as well as those policies that play out in the international context.