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ECON& 202 - Macro Economics

5 credits

MATH 060 READ 080 , or instructor permission.

A macroeconomic study of the U.S. economy as a system for solving the fundamental problems of how a society uses its material resources. Emphasis is given to national income, inflation, unemployment, international trade, business cycles, and the monetary system.

Theory Hours
5 theory hours.

AA Specified Elective
Satisfies social science distribution area B requirement or specified elective for the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • Explain the fundamental concepts of market economics
  • Understand and describe the concepts and methods of macroeconomic measurements
  • Describe and explain the roles of international trading arrangements
  • Describe and critique the tools of fiscal and monetary policy
  • Ability to apply economic reasoning to current events

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