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BU 280 Overview

This is a review and analysis of historical and contemporary economic trends and their impact on work at the micro and macro level. The course includes an overview of theoretical and empirical research on organizations and bureaucracies. Students will analyze intersections among work, family, and leisure, and links among inequality, race, gender, and work. Students will examine unions and professional organizations, and review public policy debates and legislation regarding corporations and work-related issues. This is also listed under SC 280. Prerequisite: SC 101 or sophomore standing.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • BU