Course Description

HS 337 American Economic History
4 cr.
Offered: Winter
Prerequisite: Completion of the foundations of communications requirement, sophomore standing and completion of a 100- or 200- level history course.
Transformation of the American economy with particular emphasis on the modern period of industrialization. Special attention will be devoted to the role of the corporation, ethics, advertising, environment, labor, public policy decisions, critics and defenders of the economic order.
Note: Cross listed with EC 337.