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ECON 478. History of Economic Thought

Credits: 3
Department: Economics
Description: Historical development of economic analysis and of the ideas of major economic thinkers.
Prerequisites: ECON 205, ECON 206
Semester Offered: Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify important contributors in economics and philosophy.
2. Use examples to illustrate the evolution of economic thought across differing schools of thought and over time.
3. Research prominent economists and their contributions to better understand the economics discipline and theories still taught today as well as why theories may have evolved over time.

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