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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ECO                                     Course Number: 310                                    
Course Title: Economics in Historical Prespectives
Subject: Economics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course studies the evolution of global capitalism. Beginning with precapitalist modes of production, it follows capitalism?s progression throughout time by studying the works of the most influential thinkers in Economics. This comprehensive analysis of economics examines structural changes, the institutions that support them, government policies, and other economic agents. The course pays special attention to how capitalism affects peoples' lives, their work, and the environment.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 or 201, ECO 101, at least junior standing or permission of instructor
Start Date:    06/30/2012                         End Date: