Course Descriptions

01:220:390 Choice and Strategy in Politics (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Lower Level Elective for Major,
  • Certificate: Minor in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Rational-choice approaches to understanding political behavior and institutions. Spatial models of direct and representative democracy; strategic behavior of political actors; ideal voting systems; selected applications in U.S. and other political systems. Cross listed with 01:790:390 in Political Science.