Econ 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.
- Fall 2014
- Warner Hall 506(WNS 506)
- 8:40am-9:55am on Monday, Wednesday (Sep 8, 2014 to Dec 5, 2014)
- Leticia Arroyo Abad
- Social Sciences
- Requirements Fulfilled:
- AAL HIS SOC
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