Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Economics Economics Day Program
Lecture Code G6009113 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 経済学史1
Subject Name
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History of Economic Doctrines 1
ミヤザワ カズトシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Tues5-8:LAW/ECO B255
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Economics
Eligible Students  
Keywords Mercantilism, classical political economy, money, value, reproduction. 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Economic Analysis
(Abilities and Skills)
・The ability to develop historical analysis applying knowledge on economic history, history of economic doctrines and political economy. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This lecture aims to comprehend major econoimic doctorines which appeared until the middle of 19th century. The main emphasis is on the mercantilism and classical political economy.
Class Schedule lesson1   Guidance
lesson2   Eoconomic thoughts in the ancient and middle ages
lesson3   Mercantilism 1
lesson4   Mercantisism 2
lesson5   Mercantilism 3
lesson6   Mercantilism 4
lesson7   Physiocracy
lesson8   Moral philosophy of Adam Smith
lesson9   Ecomomic theory of Adam Smith
lesson10  Ecomomic theory of David Ricardo 1
lesson11  Ecomomic theory of David Ricardo 2
lesson12  Controversy on the credit system
lesson13  Economic theory of T.R.Multhus
lesson14  Economic theory of John Stuart Mill
lesson15  Review

Final exam and a report are mandatory. 
Lecture notes will be distributed in each class. 
PC or AV used in
Lecture notes. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Exercises will be shown in lecture notes.   
Grading Method Report:20%, Final exam:80%. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Read classical books that have influenced the history of  political economy as many as posible. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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