Diplomacy & Negotiation

NOT OPEN TO NYU STUDENTS.

Analyzes the theory and practice of diplomacy, with special emphasis on bargaining strategies that nations use to try to settle their differences and avoid wars, including the use of mediators, arbitrators, and institutions like the United Nations. Applies game theory to analyze the use of exaggeration, threats, and deception in bilateral and multilateral diplomacy. Supplements case studies of international negotiation, especially in crises, with studies of domestic bargaining used in the formulation of foreign policy.

Course Information

POL-UA 720

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Summer 2017

6W2
Ben Moore
MW: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM; MW: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM TISC LC1