Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

IP631
Economic Policy and Human Security
0.5 Credit

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights refers, in Articles 25 and 27, to rights related to an adequate standard of living, adequate medical care, and to education. In the global setting the public policies enacted to fulfill these rights vary greatly from country to country. This course considers domestic and international aspects of selected economic policies in different countries as they relate to issues such as income distribution, health care and education.