Econ 426b. Economic Development of China and Japan since the 1800s

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M/W 1:00 - 2:15 pm
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This course would compare the economic development of Japan and China from the early 19th century through the early 21st. Using history and economic history textbooks for both countries and a neoclassical growth framework, the course would examine the contours of each country’s development through the perspectives of industrialization, imperialism, institutions, and international engagement. Topics would be covered biweekly in a comparative context for both countries.

Prerequisit: Intermediate macro

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