Economic History

History of Economic Thought

Videos Provided by Mark Thoma
Professor of Economics    Department of Economics       



1) From Feudalism to Capitalism

2) Mercantilism

3) Physiocrats

12)l Traveling Merchant, Distributing Surplus

17) Marshal

Additional Audios and Videos

Great Economists Classical Economics and Its Forerunners
Course Videos from Marginal Revolution University

History of Economic Thought  97 min video  #2  7 min

Economics for Libertarians 1   37 Min  # 2  27 Min

350 Years of Economic Theory, Mark Thornton
The Mises Institute 55 min Video on A primer on Austrian Economics.

Marx Through Hayek Mises Institute Podcasts

Cameron Weber presents A Critique on Karl Marx

Courses Great Depression

Our video collection includes interviews with many of the world's most prominent economists, as well as An Animal That Trades, a biographical video series about the life and relevance of Adam Smith.

All our videos feature complementary questions for further thought and discussion, and can be easily used as student assignments as well. Our interviewees include:





Chapter 1, part 5 of 5



The Market System and Circular Flow
Chapter 2, part 1 of 3

Chapter 2, part 3 of 3

Another view of the
Circular Flow of Income  8.19


United States and the Global Economy

Chapter 5, part 1 of 5