2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    May 16, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

ECON 010 - Economics and the World Economy

This course provides an introduction to international economic interactions and the macroeconomic analysis of economies.  The course develops basic economic concepts including market analysis, trade, and demand and supply in the macroeconomy.  Comparisons across countries provide a deeper understanding of business cycles, unemployment, monetary policy, economic growth, currencies and fiscal policy.  These economic concepts provide tools to analyze current issues such as economic stability, debt crises and policies towards trade.  Open to first-year students.  Fulfills the global comparative perspective.

Course Designation/Attribute: GP

Anticipated Terms Offered: Offered every semester