Course Descriptions

01:220:444 Financial and Monetary History of the United States (3)

  • Credits: 3
  • Course Type: Upper Level Elective for Major,
  • Certificate: Certificate in Financial Economics

Development of financial institutions and money and capital markets. Central banking and the Federal Reserve system. Gold standard and floating exchange rates. Financial panics and economic crises. Prerequisites: 01:220:320, 321, and 322. (Credit not given for both this course and 01:220:344)