Comparative Economic Thought

National University of Ireland, Galway

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Comparative Economic Thought

  • Host University

    National University of Ireland, Galway

  • Location

    Galway, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Economics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Principles of Economics

    Students enrolled in this course cannot enroll in EC207 Irish Economic History.

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    The course examines differing schools of thought in modern economics through a comparative framework. The historical development of each of the schools is covered.

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