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Title: The Great Depression
Course Section Number: ECO-213-01
Department: Economics
Description: The Great Depression was the largest economic downturn in US history. This course asks what caused of the Great Depression and whether the policy responses were appropriate. We also study the financial crisis of 2007-08 and compare that downturn to the Great Depression. The course pays particular attention to banking panics, stock markets, the gold standard, and fiscal and monetary policies. Prerequisite: Econ 101
Credits: 1.00
Start Date: August 24, 2022
End Date: December 17, 2022
Meeting Information: 08/25/2022-12/15/2022 Lecture Tuesday, Thursday 09:45AM - 11:00AM, Baxter Hall, Room 214
Faculty: Burnette, Joyce
Requisite Courses: ECO-101

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Section Name/Title Status Dept. Capacity Enrolled/
The Great Depression
OPEN Economics 25 9 / 16 / 0