AMERICAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

An inquiry into sources and character of American economic development. A survey is provided of several key moments in American political economy such as the market revolution, reconstruction, populism, progressivism, the Great Depression, the New Deal, and globalization. Students are asked to engage the ideas, social movements, and institutions that have shaped the modern American economy. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
ECON
Course Number: 
476
Academic Program(s): 
Economics
Business Administration