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ECON0224

Econ History of Latin America

Economic History of Latin America
Latin America is a region rich in resources, yet it has long struggled to achieve sustainable development. When, why, and how did Latin America fall behind other regions? In this course we will study the evolution of the Latin American economies from colonial times to the present. We will consider the role of natural resources, institutions, and international markets in shaping the region’s trajectory. Using applied economic analysis, we will explore the challenges, opportunities, and constraints the region faced across history. (ECON 0150) 3 hrs. lect.
Subject:
Economics
Department:
Economics
Division:
Social Sciences
Requirements Fulfilled:
AAL CW HIS SOC

Sections

Fall 2014

ECON0224A-F14 Lecture (Arroyo Abad)

Spring 2013

ECON0224A-S13 Lecture (Arroyo Abad)

Fall 2011

ECON0224A-F11 Lecture (Arroyo Abad)