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IR 325: North-South Relations in the Global Economy: Before You Begin

Quick Guide to Finding Data for the IR 325 Debate Project for Dr. Iva Bozovic, Fall 2021


This research guide supports successfully completing the following IR325 assignment:

This assignment will allow students to develop and demonstrate a foundational understanding of a development challenge, research using academic sources, evaluate theoretical arguments and policy recommendations, marshal empirical evidence to support one’s perspective, consider alternative perspectives, and critically evaluate used to support positions.  Students will demonstrate this both orally through the in-class debate and in writing through the persuasive paper and the data analysis paper.  Students will also learn how to work together and gain leadership experience through the group work.