EE 404 History of Economic Thought

EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2014
EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2015
EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2016

Current Semsester: EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2017 (updated 15 August 2015)

Class 1: Introduction, The Greeks, Romans, the Middle Ages
Class 2: The Mercantilists
Class 3: The Physiocrats
Special Topics: Economic History vs. History of Economic Thought
Class 4: The Classical School I - Adam Smith
Class 5: The Classical School II - Adam Smith
Class 6: The Classical School III - Malthas
Class 7: The Classical School IV - David Ricardo
Class 8: The Classical School V - Bentham, Say
Class 9: The Classical School VI - Bentham
Class 10: The Classical School VII Senior, Mill
Class 11: The Socialists
Class 12: The Socialists II
Class 13 The Marxists I
Class 14 The Marxists II

Study Guide for the Midterm

Midterm
Midterm Results
Class 15: German Historical School
Class 16: The Marginal Revolution I

The Institutionalists, the Austrians
Class 17 - 19: The Marginal Revolution II (Marshal)
Class 20-21:The Monetarists: Wicksel and Fischer
Class 22-23: Welfare Economics
Class 24-25: Welfare Economics II (Public Choice supplemental notes)
Class 26-27: Chapter 19 The Institutionalist School
Deviations from From pure competition (proto-Keynesians (skipped)
Class 28-29: Chapter 21-22 The Keynesian Revolution
The Keynesian Revolution II
Class 30-32: Chapter 23 Chicago
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Study Guide for the final
Revised Study Guide Dec 2017

Last Modified; 15 August 2017