The B.Econ. Honours Concentration in International Political Economy is normally completed during the last three of four years of full-time study and provides a rigorous and intensive grounding in international trade and finance, international relations, and selected area studies. This concentration is recommended to individuals who have a strong interest in international affairs and plan to pursue a career in the foreign service or in an international governmental or non-governmental organization.

Recommended Course Pattern

Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Fall Winter Fall Winter Fall Winter
PSCI 2602 ECON 4602 PSCI 4603
1.0 credit from: ECON 3807 or PSCI 3207, PSCI 3204 or PSCI 3205, PSCI 3600, PSCI 3703, PSCI 3802 or ANTH 3027 or SOCI 3027 ECON 4601
1.0 credit from: ECON 4508PSCI 4604, PSCI 4207PSCI 4500, or PSCI 4805
Concentration and (non-concentration) elective courses may be re-distributed to some extent across years. As a general rule, students should schedule concentration courses first and elective courses second for a given year.