Schedule of Classes Course Description

Lehman College
Course Prefix: LAC                                     Course Number: 349                                    
Course Title: Latino Political EconomY
Subject: Latin American/Caribbean Studies
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The role of Hispanics/Latinos in the U.S. political economy. Emphasis on experiences and challenges involving jobs, income, poverty, wealth, and business administration. Attention to the economic status of the Hispanic/Latino population compared to other ethnic populations; the nature, variety, and relations among various Latino groups; the role of political economy in contemporary public-policy debates; and economic prospects for Hispanics/Latinos.

  • This course is crosslisted as:   LPR 349 , PRS 349
Start Date:    04/30/2012                         End Date: