The lecture will cover the most important aspects of the European economic development from the turn of the 19th century to the outbreak of the First World War. Topics include the Industrial Revolution, population growth and migration, international trade, the Gold Standard, as well as the economics of nationalism, colonialism and war. In the tutorial, we will discuss key texts and important concepts.
StO/PO MA 2016: 6 LP, Modul: "European Economic History I"
StO/PO MEMS 2016: 6 LP, Modul: "European Economic History I", Major: Macroeconomics