University of Guelph 1998-1999 Undergraduate Calendar

Course Description

36-372 History of the World Economy since 1850 (3-0) [0.50]

Study of the evolution of the world economy since 1850. Topics may include the costs and benefits of empire to Britain, Anglo-German trade rivalry, the rise to prominence of "settler colonies", economic growth in the Third World, reparations and war debt, agricultural overproduction, origins of the Great Depression, the 1945-1973 boom in world production and trade.

Prerequisites: 36-110, 36-120, (1 of 36-231, 49-245, 55-207, 85-201).
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