Global Governance

Global Governance

Professor John Ruggie
Fall 2017 course
M, W 10:15am - 11:30am
2 classroom credits

Prerequisites: None

Exam Type: No HLS Exam

This course focuses on the interplay among states, international organizations, multinational corporations, civil society organizations, and activist networks in global governance. Cases are drawn from a broad range of issue areas, including economic relations, human rights, peace and security, and the environment. The objective is to better understand the dynamics and evolution of formal and informal global governance arrangements and what difference they make, in light of globalization and emerging geopolitical changes.

Review session: Friday 2:45-4:00pm (L280)

Note: This course is jointly-listed with HKS as IGA-103. It will be held on the HKS campus in Littauer Bldg 130. The first class meeting is on August 30.

Subject Areas: International, Comparative & Foreign Law