Class Handouts

Below are links to a range of documents that can be considered supplementary to a history of economic course.

Writing Guide to HET Papers, by Maria Pia Paganelli

Twenty-five page guide to writing a master's thesis or term paper in the history of economics. Discusses identifying topics, constructing arguments, and writing style, as well as citing and using sources.

A. M. C. Waterman: Survey of History of Economics Course

A handout that surveys a history of economics course. Not a syllabus itself, but extensive background to a history course. Makes distinctions between and discusses history of economic thought, intellectual history, and history of economic analysis. Identifies the subject matter of history of economic thought.