Goucher College 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jul 25, 2024  
Goucher College 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

EC 244 - History of Economic Thought (2 Cr.)

This course explores the historical, technical, and philosophical foundations of modern economics. Course material focuses on an examination and critical appraisal of the contributions made by important figures and schools of thought. Topics begin with the origins of modern thought by examining the writings of Adam Smith, David Ricardo, John Stuart Mill and Karl Marx, and end with the transition into modern economics including neoclassical, Keynesian and other schools. Prerequisite: EC 111 .