A New Global Food Order? Global/Local Encounters, Contradictions, Tensions and Conflicts, 15 ECTS

Second level

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Study pace 100%
Study time Daytime
Study form Normal
Language English
Special eligibility requirements
180 ECTS credits with 90 ECTS credits in Economic History, International Relations, Global Development or equivalent topics such as History, Human Geography, Economics, Business Administration, Anthropology, Sociology or Political Science including a thesis or other independent project of at least 15 ECTS credits. English B/English 6 or equivalent. Or admitted to the Master's program in "Globalization, Environment and Social Change".

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The course provides a complex view of contemporary agro-food restructuring. The present situation is compared to earlier periods of intense changes in the international/global division of agro-food labour, in particular to the period from the mid …

The course provides a complex view of contemporary agro-food restructuring. The present situation is compared to earlier periods of intense changes in the international/global division of agro-food labour, in particular to the period from the mid nineteenth century to the First World War. Cases where local resources are increasingly mobilized for production on global markets are explored.

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Area of interests: Business and Economics

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Business and Economics is important at all levels in society. Business Administration teaches you how companies and other organizations work and how they can achieve their goals in the best possible way. Do you want a long-term perspective and are you interested in what causes financial crises and why certain economies grow faster than others? Then Economic History is the subject for you. If you wish to study how decisions made by human beings affect society, then Political Economy is a wise choice.

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Economic History

Economic History