2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Aug 13, 2022  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EC 390 - Growth, Globalization and History

(3.00 cr.)

Combines an examination of historical events with basic economic tools and principles to provide a different perspective on European development. Attention is focused on important economic processes that help to shape the European historical record. Students gain an introduction to economic reasoning and methods from the perspective of their relevance to an understanding of history. Students have the opportunity to use economic concepts to obtain a deeper understanding of historical questions. Topics include the effects of European nationalism; the nature and consequences of the Industrial Revolution; the effects of the Transportation Revolution; the economics of European migration patterns; and the creation of an international economy.

Prerequisite: EC 102  or written permission of the instructor.
Sessions Typically Offered: Varies
Years Typically Offered: Varies

Interdisciplinary Studies: GT

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