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ECON 339: Economic History

Term:

Credits: 4

Degree Requirements: F2 F3

This course uses the tools of economic analysis to explore the long-run determinants of economic growth and the implications for
policymaking today. Focus is on long-run economic change and the development of the American economy. Specific topics include the
history and development of economic institutions, the American colonial experience, early American industrialization, slavery, the
Progressive Era, the Great Depression, and the Southern economy. (Course offered in alternate years.)

Prerequisites: ,