British Economy Since 1850

Spring 2014

HIEU 5352 / ECON 5352

British Economy Since 1850

Mark Thomas

This course will examine the economic history of Britain from 1850 to the present.  Topics will include the relative decline of Britain in the late 19th century, the impact of the World Wars on British economic performance, the origins and impact of the Great Depression, and the economic consequences of Mrs Thatcher.


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University of Virginia
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Charlottesville, VA 22904

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