Dec 11, 2023  
Course Catalog 2021-2022 
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 298 - Business History

“The chief business of the American people is business,” Calvin Coolidge famously claimed on January 17, 1925. What is “business”? Is it a uniquely American pursuit? This course examines histories of trade, commerce, accounting, and capital accumulations–essential elements of “business” in Europe and the United States since at least the fifteenth century. 

Credits 1