This concentration provides comparative insights into different models of development and poverty alleviation, and studies the effects of international development aid, globalization and local change, and connections between and among related cultural/social, political, economic, environmental, educational, and other factors. COMDEX is not into Nation building, but we are involved in cooperation with our Partners on the global scale from East to West. This is the main reason COMDEX will have manufacturing domestically and internationally. We will provide our expertise to assist in the growth of our Partners businesses on a massive scale.
Graduates of this concentration should have the ability to critique various approaches to development, have knowledge of how development has or has not worked in particular contexts, and be aware of policies and programs that have been designed to alleviate poverty and promote development.