040238 UK The History of Economics as Conjectures and Refutations (BA) (2021S)
- Registration is open from Th 11.02.2021 09:00 to Mo 22.02.2021 12:00
- Deregistration possible until We 31.03.2021 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
until further notive all meetings will be held online
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
About 4 question sets will be distributed and students are required to hand in answers to questions in writing. Students have to attend the course on a regular basis and contribute in a lively manner to discussions at all classes, for instance, by presenting their answers. By the end of the course students have to make an individual appointment and discuss their work with me; the final grade to be awarded will be jointly determined.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
In order to complete that course successfully students are required to discuss all questions in writing and to present their answers in lively discussions at all classes. The quality of answers will be evaluated on the basis of completeness, clarity of argument, logical reasoning, and precision. Answers have to be formulated in complete sentences and are not acceptable if stated in keywords only.
Problem situations, problems and solutions discussed in the course.
Selected chapters from
Mark Blaug, Economic Theory in Retrospect, Cambridge 1974 (3rd edition) and later editions.
Literature supplementing this reference will be announced in due course.
Necessary literature will be provided on moodle.