ECON 501 (04) - Business and Economic History

Business and Economic History

Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ :: Economics
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 16677
This course studies the historical influence of business enterprises on the development of capitalist economies, with an emphasis on the United States. Topics include the rise of manufacturing, development of financial institutions and markets, innovation and new markets, the role of the entrepreneur, and the impact of government policy on business development. Because this is an Inquiry course, each student will pursue a major research project. Does not satisfy Economics Major or Minor requirements. DISC: HP and INQ.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery), Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Andrew Seal

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HORT 201