European Economic History II (1914 - up to now)

Instructor: 
Time I: 
Tuesday,
02:00pm to 04:00pm
Venue I: 
SPA1, 125
Description: 

Tutorial: Thursday 4 pm - 6 pm
Venue of tutorials: SPA1, 22

The course deals with the economic development of Europe from the beginning of the First World War up to the current situation from a historical perspective. Key topics include the economics of the two wars, European hyperinflations, the Great Depression, the bloc-wise economic integration in Western and Eastern Europe, the Golden Age of Growth, the economics of stagflation, global integration and global imbalances in a long-run perspective.

Literature: Stephen Broadberry, and Kevin H O'Rourke (eds) (2010) "The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Europe" , Vol 2: 1870 to the Present, Cambridge.

Credits: 
6.00
Program: 
Semester: 
Spring 2014
Affiliation: 
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
End date of the whole course: 
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 4:00pm