ECON 625 (01) - Economic History of the United States

Economic History of the US

Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ :: Economics
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 57159
This course studies the development of the U.S. economy from colonial times to the 21st century. The role that institutions, innovations and government policy play in economic development is a central theme of the course. Western settlement, slavery and abolition, the rise of manufacturing and the corporate business, emergence of affluence and consumer society, and the Great Depression are some of the topics addressed. Prereq: ECON 401 or ECON 402;/or permission.
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Equivalent(s): ECON 515, ECON 515W
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman
Instructors: Marc Herold

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 8:10am - 9:30am PCBE 115