ECONOMIC HISTORY

ECONOMIC HISTORY

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Code
71957
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 8699 Economics (L-33) GENOVA

6 credits during the 1st year of 8697 Business Administration (L-18) GENOVA

6 credits during the 1st year of 8698 Maritime, Logistics and Transport Economics and Business (L-18) GENOVA

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
SECS-P/12
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Economics)
semester
2° Semester
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This unit is divided into 4 sections: A, B, C, D. This page refers to the section
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Course description

This course aims at offering an overview of the economic growth and development from the Modern Age to the 21st century in a comparative perspective by focusing on the strategic factors responsible for modern growth.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

In this course, the long term European and international economic development is studied. The course traces the main transformations of the international economy, focusing on some significant issues, such as population, agriculture, international commerce, manufacturing and finance.

PREREQUISITES

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Teaching methods

Face to face lectures

 

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

 

-Before  the modern industry: preindustrial societies

-Population patterns

-The start of modern Industry. England’s 17th century

- Development patterns:  the Second Comers.

- From the first globalization to the second World War

-The modern economic development from 1945 to 1979

- The second globalization and its crises

 

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

For  English textbooks and teaching material,  Erasmus students please contact me by e-mail.

Specific readings will be  provide by the instructor on the e-learning course (Aulaweb)

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Please contact the Lecturer by e-mail.

Exam Board

ANDREA ZANINI (President)

MARINA ROMANI

LUISA PICCINNO

MARCO DORIA

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Face to face lectures

 

LESSONS START

 

18 February 2019 

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

Vedi anche:

ECONOMIC HISTORY A

EXAMS

Exam description

written examination

Assessment methods

Written examination, with multiple choice and open ended questions

FURTHER INFORMATION