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Israela Kamara
B ECON 300
Seattle Campus

Managerial Economics

Analysis of economic factors affecting decisions made by business firms. Demand and cost analysis, and alternative policies from the firm's point of view. Prerequisite: ACCTG 225; ECON 201; either MATH 112, MATH 124, MATH 125, MATH 127, MATH 134, MATH 145, or Q SCI 291; either IND E 315, QMETH 201, Q SCI 381, PSYCH 315, PSYCH 318, STAT 220, STAT 221, STAT 311, or STAT 390; may not be repeated. Offered: AWSpS.

Class description

Deeper understanding of the fundamentals of microeconomics.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Lectures. Some in-class group activity.

Recommended preparation

Reading lecture notes, preparing homework assignments and attending class. Required Texts: 1. Lecture notes- available for purchase at Balmer Copy Center. 2. Price Theory and Applications by Steven Landsburg, 4th edition, West Publishing Company, 1999.

Class assignments and grading

Several problem sets.

A midterm exam - 40% A final exam - 50% Homework assignments and class participation- 10%


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Israela Kamara
Date: 08/28/1999