ECON 485: Smithian Political Economy I

ECON 485-DL2: Smithian Political Economy I
(Fall 2021)

01:30 PM to 04:10 PM F


Section Information for Fall 2021

Smithian Political Economy I reads Adam Smith’s The Theory of Moral Sentiments cover-to-cover in Great Books fashion. Smith judged that work to be greater than Wealth of Nations. Along the way Professor Klein’s exposits Smith’s moral theory. Outstanding undergraduates may be admitted by permission of the instructor. For further information please contact Professor Klein at

ECON 485 DL2 is a distance education section.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Studies the thought of Adam Smith. As the first in a two-course sequence, course focuses on The Theory of Moral Sentiments. Limited to three attempts.
Specialized Designation: Writing Intensive in Major
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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