Historical Foundations of Political Economy I
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Division: The New School for Social Research
Course Number: GECO 5104
Course Format: Lecture
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
- Social Sciences
This course provides an introduction to the history of classical economic thought. We begin with a brief survey of political economy to 1776, then turn to the classical economists. The main locus is on Smith, Malthus, Ricardo, Mill, and Marx, with about half the semester devoted to a survey of Marx's economics, treated in the context of classical political economy. Cross-listed as LECO 4501.
Not open to Undergraduate students.