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ECC4510 - Economic history of modern Europe

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate, Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics


Not offered in 2007


Topics covered include the collapse of consensual capitalism; the attempts at revitalising the west European economies; the impact of global capital on Europe; movement towards European economic integration; features of, and attempts to reform, the Stalinist economic and political system; the collapse of the socialist economies; problems of transforming the former socialist economies; and the prospects for European enterprise in the light of these changes.


Essay (4000 words): 40%
Seminar presentation: 40%
Seminar participation: 20%

Contact hours

Three contact hours per week