ECON 496 - History of Economic Thought
Section: 001
Term: WN 2014
Subject: Economics (ECON)
Department: LSA Economics
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Enforced Prerequisites:
ECON 401 (completed with a minimum grade of C- or better); OR graduate standing.
May not be repeated for credit.
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Designed to give the student an overview of the development of economics in the era of modern industrial capitalism, from Adam Smith to the present day. Topics include: (1) classical economics: Adam Smith through Karl Marx; (2) Neo-classical economics – from Jevons, Menger and Walras through Marshall and his followers; (3) critiques of the mainstream; (4) Keynesian economics and the neoclassical synthesis.

ECON 496 - History of Economic Thought
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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