EE 404 History of Economic Thought

EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2014
EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2015
EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2016
EE 404 Syllabus Fall 2017 (updated 15 August 2015

Current Semester: Fall 2018

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
> TBD

Study Guide for the final (2015)
Revised Study Guide Dec 2017

Study Guide 2018

Last Modified; 28 November 2018 11:30 p.m. 15 August 2017