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MPA 657. Corruption in Less Developed Countries

Credits: 3
Department: Political Science
Description: Examines the causes of corruption, the impact of corruption on political, social, and economic development in less developed countries, and strategies for minimizing corruption.
Semester Offered: Even Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Students will analyze the context and institutions of corruption.
2. Students will define and analyze the types of corruption.
3. Students will identify and analyze sources of political corruption in less developed countries.
4. Students will evaluate the impacts of corruption on social, cultural, economic, and political settings.
5. Students will identify and assess institutional strategies to minimize corruption.

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