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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Spring 2021


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ECO 201LEC - Us Economic History
Lecture
Us Economic History DOW Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   24287   Enrollment Capacity:   90
Section:   DOW   Enrollment Total:   90
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   0
Dates:   02/01/2021 - 05/07/2021   Status:   CLOSED
Days, Time:   T R , 3:55 PM - 5:10 PM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
  Course Description
This course explores important themes in U.S. economic history, focusing on the drivers of American economic growth. Topics include investment in human capital, technological innovation, improvements in health, and demographic change, as well as income inequality, social mobility, and racial disparities. The course will examine major episodes in history such as the Slavery Era, the Industrial Revolution, the American Westward Expansion, the Great Depression, and the Baby Boom. Historical examples will be used to illuminate modern economic issues.
  Instructor(s)
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