The wealthy countries today were once poor. They underwent a process of economic development that in Europe stretches back to the medieval period and earlier. This course will consider the process of historical economic development in the main European economies. Topics include the role of population in economic development; property rights and other institutions; trade and the location of economic activity; and innovations in financial institutions and markets.
Hay clase el sábado 22 de julio. El 20 de julio no hay clase.