ECON 2100 Global Economics
Credit Hours 3.0
Requirements See section 1310.50 for Learning Support and ESL placement information.
Description

The increasing pace of globalization has led to greater integration among the countries of the world. This course is designed to introduce students to the operation of the world economy, with particular focus on current economic issues confronting various countries. The role of international organizations such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund will be introduced and there will be a focus on major policy challenges such as global income inequality, financial crisis, and environmental sustainability, the transition to a market economy, and the various degrees of economic union.

ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites MATH 1101 or MATH 1111. Exit or exemption from learning support and ESL requirements for this course (see section 1310.50)
Description

This course analyzes the overall performance of economic systems including output and employment levels, inflation, economic growth, international finance, and the effects of monetary and fiscal policies.

ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites MATH 1101 or MATH 1111.
Requirements See section 1310.50 for Learning Support and ESL placement information.
Description

This course is a systematic study of the functions of markets and prices in the production and distribution of goods and includes economic analysis of international trade, public finance, labor markets, monopoly, and poverty.