Postgraduate Module Descriptor


ARAM198: Political Economy of the Gulf

This module descriptor refers to the 2015/6 academic year.

Overview

NQF Level7
Credits30 ECTS Value15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 2 (11 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Marc Valeri (Convenor)

Pre-requisites

None

Co-requisites

None

Available via distance learning

No

This module seeks to introduce and provide you with the means to critically explore some of the main themes and dynamics in the political economy of the Gulf, at the domestic, regional and global levels. Special attention will be given to the impact of oil, the question of rentierism, labour market issues, regional integration, the Gulf's changing place in the global economy and the question of political and economic reform

Module created

01/10/2009

Last revised

30/08/2012