Topics include: the economics of the Civil War, the performance of southern agriculture in the late 19th century, the rise of large corporations, industrialization, the development of financial markets, the creation of the Federal Reserve Board, the economics of the Great Depression and the New Deal, the economic impact of World War II, and the rise of the modern service economy in the late 20th century.

Minimum grade of C- in ECON200 and ECON201. Restriction: Must be in Economics Bachelor of Arts program.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

    Spring 2024Instructor: Alka Gandhi
    Spring 2023Instructor: Alka Gandhi
    Fall 2022Instructor: Alka Gandhi
    Fall 2021Instructor: Alka Gandhi