HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT

An examination of the development of economic thought and economic methodology from the pre-capitalist era to the present, with emphasis on placing the development of economic theory into its historical and political context. Major topics include the early classical school (Smith, Ricardo, Marx), the rise of modern neoclassical economics, and critical responses to mainstream theory. Prerequisites: MATH 140, MATH 141, or MATH 151 with a minimum grade of "C-"; ECON 201; and ECON 202.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
ECON
Course Number: 
350
Academic Program(s): 
Economics