The seminar is an interdisciplinary exploration of the history of African cities, examining very closely three periods: the pre-colonial, the colonial, and the postcolonial.
This seminar will reflect on the future of the American research university–what co-instructor Jonathan Cole, summarizing its extraordinary success over two centuries, has called the “Great American University”–in a rapidly changing world context.
This course for PhD candidates in finance and economics covers a selection of important topics in corporate finance theory.
This basic course in corporation law also serves as an introduction to comparative corporate law.
CGT Post-Doc Bilge Erten teachers this course on development studies.
This course aims at familiarizing students with major issues surrounding global economic governance and its effects on developing countries.
Cities are at the forefront of a range of global governance challenges and novel types of politics, both formal and informal. Many of today’s major global governance challenges become concrete, urgent and practical in cities worldwide.
This course examines the challenges of transnational processes through a focus on both macro level cross-border flows and micro processes which might take place at a global or at a sub-national level.
This course introduces students to crucial theories of society, paying particular attention to classic social theory of the late-nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Students will build familiarity with range of theories on law and finance and develop analytic skills to critically review then and their application in regulatory practice.
An introduction to the literature of European History
This course explores the challenges of leading and growing a media-centric company, with a principal focus on businesses that produce creative media.
An examination of literary and cinematic narratives of the Second World War produced in the decades since 1940.
THis class focuses on Gramsci and Foucault, and their analysis of power in society.
A graduate seminar focusing on Meiji and Modernity
The course seeks to analyze the dynamics and issues that describe relations between the United States and Latin America since the end of World War II.