(economics) Interdisciplinary studies drawing upon economics, law, and political science in explaining how political institutions, the political environment, and the economic system "” capitalist, socialist, mixed "” influence each other.
The social science that deals with political science and economics as a unified subject; the study of the interrelationships between political and economic processes.
Political-economy Sentence Examples
His widow left a sum of Ioo,000 francs to the Institut de France, to found in his memory scholarships in political economy or law.
In 1817 a Roman Catholic theological faculty was added, with a seminary called the Konvikt, and there are now also faculties of law, medicine, philosophy, political economy and natural science.
If, however, they are not published, and are given to certain persons as individual favours, they become a prolific source of abuse, and are quite indefensible from the standpoint of political economy.
He studied history and humanities at the university of Moscow, and, after having gone through his military training in a grenadier regiment, left for Germany where he read political economy in Berlin under Prof. Schmoller.