Contemporary issues in development policy: a comparative approach

lsped1213  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Contemporary issues in development policy: a comparative approach
5.00 credits
30.0 h
Main themes
The course analyses the social challenge of development by examining the complex relations between liberalisation, growth, poverty and inequalities from a development perspective. A comparative approach is used to investigate issues resulting from globalisation in various regions of the world and to identify common issues of development in northern, southern and eastern regions.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 The aim of this course is to make students aware of general issues in development policy, through critical analysis of the key issues stimulating the current debate on globalisation.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Bachelor in Human and Social Sciences

Minor : Issues of Transition and Sustainable Development

Additionnal module in Geography

Bachelor in Sociology and Anthropology

Minor in Population and Development Studies

Bachelor in Political Sciences: General

Minor "Decentering History: Subalternities and postcolonial Studies"