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History of Economic Thought

A study of the principal thinkers in economic philosophy. Topics include ancient and medieval economic thought, mercantilism and the dawn of capitalism, the classical period, criticisms of classical economics, socialism, marginalism, the neoclassical period, institutionalism, John Maynard Keynes, the Austrian school, and the Chicago school. It includes readings from primary sources. Prerequisite: junior or senior standing.

Core Curriculum Designation: WT
Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0