European Economic History II (1914 up to now)

Instructor: 
Time I: 
Tuesday,
02:15pm to 03:45pm
Time II: 
Wednesday,
12:15pm to 01:45pm
Venue I: 
HU Berlin, Spandauer Straße 1, Room 125
Venue II: 
HU Berlin, Spandauer Straße 1, Room 125
Description: 

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 2019
Affiliation: 
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin