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ECON 1000 - Contemporary Economic Issues - Online

Week 1:
Mercantilism
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Di_Vittorio (2006) An Economic History of Europe (Excerpt)
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Week 2:
The First Globalization Wave
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World Bank (2002) Globalization, Growth, and Poverty Chapter 1
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Week 3:
The Theory of Comparative Advantage
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T. Mathews and M. Patrono (2nd Edition), Contemporary Economic Issues, Chapters 1 and 2.
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Week 4:
Demand and Supply
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T. Mathews and M. Patrono (2nd Edition), Contemporary Economic Issues, Chapter 4.
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Week 5:
Welfare Analysis
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T. Mathews and M. Patrono (2nd Edition), Contemporary Economic Issues, Chapter 5.
Additionally recommended, but not mandatory: Chapters 3 and 6.
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Week 6:
The Inter-War Period
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Mankiw (2003) Principles of Economics, Game Theory (Excerpt)
Krugman et al (2012), International Economics, Interwar Period (Excerpt)
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Week 7:
The National Accounting System
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T. Mathews and M. Patrono (2nd Edition), Contemporary Economic Issues, Chapter 7.
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Week 8:
Measuring Inflation and Unemployment
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T. Mathews and M. Patrono (2nd Edition), Contemporary Economic Issues, Chapter 9.
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Week 9:
The Era of Bretton Woods
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None.
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Week 10:
The Neoliberal Counterrevolution
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